Adolescents’ thoughts about and experiences with medications and their use- not without my mother
- At: 2009 FIP Congress in Istanbul (Turkey)
- Type: Poster
- By: WESTERLUND, Tommy (Apoteket AB and University of Gothenburg, Helsingborg and Göteborg, Sweden)
- Co-author(s): Åberg, Marie (University of Gothenburg, Göteborg, Sweden)
Introduction: Most studies on drug use and drug-related problems (DRPs) have been conducted in adults. Less is known about young people's medicine-taking behaviour and in particular their DRPs. A quantitative study performed in Sweden in 2006* demonstrated however that adolescents use both over-the-counter drugs and prescribed medicines to a.. The access to the whole abstract and the presentation file is available to FIP members and to congress participants of that specific congress.