Join our mailing list!



Official PayPal Seal

(Your shopping cart is empty)

  Home > Diane Publishing Books >

Initiation of Marijuana Use: Trends, Patterns & Implications
Initiation of Marijuana Use: Trends, Patterns & Implications
 
Our Price: $35.00
Year: 2002
Pages: 148
Binding Paperback

Product Code: 0756730015

Description
 
Joseph C. Gfroerer, Li-Tzy Wu, & Michael A. Penne. Estimates of first-time drug use, referred to as incidence or initiation, provide an important measure of the Nationís drug use problem. They suggest emerging patterns of use & identify periods of heightened risk for an immediate focus on the prevention of substance use, particularly among children & youths. Incidence data also suggest the future burden on substance abuse treatment systems. This report contains an analysis of the initiation of marijuana use. Marijuana is the most widely used illicit drug in the U.S. & is, in most cases, the first illicit drug used by persons who have used an illicit drug. The analysis is based on data from the 1999 & 2000 National Household Surveys on Drug Abuse. Charts & tables.

Share your knowledge of this product with other customers... Be the first to write a review
Diane Publishing Co
PO Box 617
Darby, PA 19023-0617
1-800-782-3833
 About Us
 Become an Affiliate
 Privacy Policy
 Send Us Feedback
 
Company Info | Advertising | Product Index | Category Index | Help | Terms of Use
Copyright � 2004 Diane Publishing Company. All Rights Reserved.
Built with Volusion