Nonmedical use of prescription drugs among young adults in the twin cities: a policy analysis
- At: 2014 FIP Congress in Bangkok (Thailand)
- Type: Poster
- By: ROJANASAROT, Sirikan (University of Minnesota, College of Pharmacy, Minneapolis, United States of America)
Background: In Minnesota, nonmedical use of prescription drugs has become prevalent among young adults. It was assumed that the problem is widespread in the Twin Cities (Minneapolis-St. Paul) because the area has the highest population of young adults.
Aims: The aim is to identify the significance and urgency of nonmedical use of prescription.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.