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Pharmacological and toxicological perspectives of commonly abused drugs

Pharmacological and toxicological perspectives of commonly abused drugs

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Published by National Institute on Drug Abuse, Division of Resource Development, Manpower and Training Branch, For sale by the Supt. of Docs. U.S.G.P.O. in Rockville, Md, Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Drug abuse -- Complications and sequelae,
  • Drug abuse -- Treatment,
  • Drugs -- Physiological effect

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Darryl Inaba ... [et al.] ; Robert F. Dendy, editor.
    SeriesNational Drug Abuse Center medical monograph series -- v. 1, no. 5
    ContributionsDendy, Robert F., Inaba, Darryl., National Institute on Drug Abuse.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRC564 P5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination43, [24] p. --
    Number of Pages43
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19400830M

    Commonly-abused drugs The range of commonly-abused drugs and substances in the UK is similar to that in many other developed countries and includes the substances listed in Table 1, although there may be regional, temporal and societal differences in the particular favoured drugs and substances. Summary. Written in the same accessible manner as previous editions, the fifth edition of Karch’s Pathology of Drug Abuse is an essential guide to the pathology, toxicology, and pharmacology of commonly abused drugs. The book focuses on the investigation of drug-related deaths, practical approaches to the detection of drug abuse, and discussions of medical complications associated with .

    Overdose and poisoning are one of the most frequent acute medical presentations seen in emergency departments, and high dependency and intensive care facilities. The Oxford Desk Reference: Toxicology provides an authoritative guide for the management of patients with poisoning. Each chapter includes key clinical features and potential treatment options to help physicians to assess the. CiteScore: ℹ CiteScore: CiteScore measures the average citations received per document published in this title. CiteScore values are based on citation counts in a given year (e.g. ) to documents published in three previous calendar years (e.g. – 14), divided by the number of documents in these three previous years (e.g. – 14).

    According to Donald (), the socio-medical phenomenon of drug use and abuse among adolescents remains among the most critical issues facing our society today. The national and global environment is permeated with drugs of all kinds. Currently, the question is not whether most teenagers will use drugs, but which one(s) will they try And how many will become addicted to drugs Recent. Start studying HLTH Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. Search. Browse. pharmacological drug abuse treatment should be combined with. Drug abuse prevention programs in the workplace have two basic goals and prevention namely.


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The book focuses on the investigation of drug-related deaths, practical approaches to the detection of drug abuse, and discussions of medical complications associated with each of the abused by: The pharmacology is integrated into a conceptual approach to diagnosis and treatment of alcohol and drug abuse and addiction.

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Most drugs of abuse are usually adulterated An example of a common adulterant of cocaine is levamisole, which causes agranulocytosis Common reasons for cocaine users to come to the emergency department include psychiatric complaints (depression precipitated by cocaine dysphoria, agitation/paranoia), convulsions, hyperthermia, and chest pain Hyperthermia is a major causes of cocaine fatalities Commonly, cocaine.

Most drugs of abuse can alter a person’s thinking and judgment, leading to health risks, including addiction, drugged driving and infectious disease.

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