Scientific Papers

Acute Heroin Overdose

Scientific Papers � 12 Mar, 2007

Acute heroin overdose is a common daily experience in the urban and suburban United States and accounts for many preventable deaths. Heroin acts as a pro-drug that allows rapid and complete central nervous system absorption; this accounts for the drug’s…

- READ MORE - ���   

line

Oxycontin Addiction, Abuse and Treatment

Scientific Papers � 04 Mar, 2007

OxyContin is an opioid agonist first introduced in 1995. It is a Schedule 11 controlled drug used in the treatment of severe pain disorders. OxyContin is a long acting formulation of oxycodone, the medication’s active ingredient. Today, various formulations of…

- READ MORE - ���   

line

Adolescent alcohol and cannabis use in relation to peer and school factors

Scientific Papers � 11 Jan, 2007

Drug and Alcohol Dependence
Volume 84, Issue 2 , 15 September 2006, Pages 167-174

Emmanuel Kuntsche and Marina Delgrande Jordana

Swiss Institute for the Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Problems (SIPA), Research Department, Switzerland

- READ MORE - ���   

line

Abuse of prescription drugs and the risk of addictionstar

Scientific Papers � 10 Jan, 2007

Drug and Alcohol Dependence
Volume 83, Supplement 1 , June 2006, Pages S4-S7
Drug Formulation and Abuse Liability

Wilson M. Compton and Nora D. Volkow

National Institute on Drug Abuse, National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and…

- READ MORE - ���   

line

Motivational interviewing to improve treatment engagement ... A multisite effectiveness study

Scientific Papers � 10 Jan, 2007

Drug and Alcohol Dependence
Volume 81, Issue 3 , 28 February 2006, Pages 301-312

Kathleen M. Carrolla, Samuel A. Balla, Charla Nicha, Steve Martinoa, Tami L. Frankfortera, Christiane Farentinosb, Lynn E. Kunkelc, Susan K. Mikulich-Gilbertsond, Jon Morgensterne, Jeanne L.…

- READ MORE - ���   

line
Page 1 from 3 �  1 2 3 >

-top-