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Pub. Type:
Journal Article
Title:
Trends and patterns of illicit drug use in the USA: Implications for policy
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Pub. Date:
1995
Abstract:
This article describes the trends in drug abuse and the data collected by (1) the National Household Survey on Drug Abuse (NHSDA), a nationally representative survey of the US population aged 12 years and over; (2) Monitoring the Future (MTF) study, a nationally representative survey of high school seniors and young adults; (3) the Drug Abuse Warning Network (DAWN) which tracks drug-related hospital emergency room episodes; (4) Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) surveys of state prison and jail inmates; and (5) the Drug Use Forecasting (DUF) study which estimates drug use among those arrested for serious felony offenses. source
Volume:
6
Issue/No.:
2
Pages:
113 - 127
ISSN:
0955-3959

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