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4072.0 Prescription Drug Misuse: Predictors, Measuring & Related Factors
Tuesday, November 9, 2010: 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Prescription medication misuse, overdose, and death have become increasing public health issues over the past several years. This session will examine some of the epidemiologic factors related to prescription medication misuse and the interaction of behavioral factors and other substances of abuse with prescription medication misuse.
Session Objectives: Describe factors related to prescription medication misuse Describe the interaction between alcohol, tobacco and other drug use and prescription medication misuse Evaluate circumstances regarding prescription drug overdose and death
Kathye Gorosh, MBA
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Organized by: Alcohol, Tobacco, and Other Drugs
CE Credits: Medical (CME), Health Education (CHES), Nursing (CNE), Public Health (CPH)
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