Prescription Drug Addiction
These books are in the regular collection on the fourth floor. Videos are located on the second floor. More books on this topic can be found using the Library Catalog.
|Abusing over-the-counter drugs [DVD videorecording]||RM 146.7. A 38 2004|
|Buzzed : the straight facts about the most used and abused drugs from alcohol to ecstasy||RM 316. K 84 2003|
|Prescription drug abuse : the hidden epidemic : a guide to coping and understanding||RM 146.5 C 65 1995|
|Problem drugs||RM 301. C 488 1995|
Journal ArticlesAcademic Search Premier
This database covers a wide range of topics and can be used to locate articles about prescription drug abuse, programs and treatments, and other studies.MEDLINE
This general medical database offers access to thousands of articles on prescription drug addiction, risk factors, treatment options, statistics, and more.PsycINFO
This clinical psychology database can be used to find articles that focus on the psychological aspects of medication abuse. It includes articles on neurology, psychopharmacology, and other topics.Psychology and Behavioral Sciences Collection
This psychology database focuses more on counseling and behavioral psychology and can be used to find more information on risk factors and treatment options.PubMed
Similar to MEDLINE, PubMed is a general medical database and can be used to find additional articles on these topics.
Web ResourcesPrescription Drug Abuse: Medline Plus
This site contains a wealth of information about prescription drug addiction. Created by medical professionals, this site includes statistics, topic overviews, government reports and much more.Prescription Drug Abuse: Office of National Drug Control Policy
Created by the Office of National Drug Control Policy, this site contains a wealth of statistical information about the prescription drug abuse problem in the United States. It also includes links to more resources from other government agencies.