Research Guide: Prescription Drug Addiction

Finding Articles

Prescription drug abuse is a big topic. We suggest narrowing your focus to risk factors or treatment. Here are some searches that can help you get started:

"prescription drug abuse" AND "pain management"
"prescription drug abuse" AND addiction
"opioid addiction" AND treatment
"prescription drugs" AND law
oxycontin AND "drug trade"

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You can also try searching for these terms in our psychology or medical databases.

Background Information

The following books provide background information for beginning research on prescription drug abuse.

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