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Drug use among racial/ethnic minorities.

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Published by National Institutes of Health, Division of Epidemiology and Prevention Research, National Institute on Drug Abuse, For sale by the U.S. G.P.O., Supt. of Docs. in Rockville, Md, Washington, DC .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Minorities -- Drug use -- United States -- Statistics.,
    • Drug abuse -- United States -- Statistics.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 111-114).

      SeriesNIH publication ;, no. 98-3888
      ContributionsNational Institute on Drug Abuse.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHV5824.E85 D76 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 114 p. ;
      Number of Pages114
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL496946M
      LC Control Number98231054

      normative antecedents to substance use among sexual minorities: a review & synthesis Preprint (PDF Available) August with Reads How we measure 'reads'. This chart book reports estimates of mental health service use among adults in the United States within different racial and ethnic groups. Highlights include past year use of mental health service, use of prescription psychiatric medication, and use of outpatient and inpatient mental health service.

      Among Hispanics The history of alcohol research among Hispanics in the United States exem-plifies the difficulties in studying a heterogeneous minority population. Most analyses have treated Hispanics as a single group, despite the fact that traditional alcohol use patterns vary among Hispanics with different countries of origin. In addition, stud-. Drug-Free workplace programs are comprehensive programs that address illicit drug use by federal employees and in federally EBP Resource Center SAMHSA is committed to improving prevention, treatment, and recovery support services for mental and substance use disorders.

        Race, Drugs, and Law Enforcement in the United States. Nat'l Inst. on Drug Abuse, Drug Use Among Racial/Ethnic Minorities (). 1. Introduction. Epidemiological trends indicate increasing prescription drug misuse, particularly among adolescents and young adults (Boyd et al., , Compton and Volkow, , Herman-Stahl et al., , McCabe, , McCabe et al., , Wu et al., ).Data from Monitoring the Future (MTF), a national surveillance study of drug use, indicated that among 12th graders, prescription drug Cited by:


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Drug use among racial/ethnic minorities Download PDF EPUB FB2

The purpose of this report is to provide policymakers, program leaders and staff, health administrators, scientists, and others with information that may help them understand the nature and extent of illegal drug use, associated behaviors, and problems that now affect our Nation’s racial/ethnic minority populations and the current non-Hispanic White majority population.

Provides an understanding of the nature of drug use among minorities by summarizing data on this issue. The data came from several large and small-scale epidemiological studies that collect and analyze data on the incidence, prevalence, morbidity, mortality, and other adverse health consequences of drug use among racial/ethnic populations.1/5(1).

Drug Use Among Racial/Ethnic Minorities U.S. Department of Health and Human Services National Institutes of Health National Institute on Drug Abuse Division of Epidemiology, Services & Prevention Research Executive Blvd, Room Bethesda, MD adverse health consequences of drug use among racial/ethnic populations.

These surveys are sponsored by several Federal agencies including, but not necessarily limited to, the U.S. Bureau of the Census, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), the Department of Education.

Get this from a library. Drug use among racial/ethnic minorities. [National Institute on Drug Abuse. Division of Epidemiology, Services, and Prevention Research.;] -- Draws together data from multiple sources to address the issue of substance use and related consequences for minority subgroups of the U.S.

population. Serves as an information source for the. Drug use among racial/ethnic minorities. [National Institute on Drug Abuse.;] Print book: National government statistics for racial/ethnic minorities in the United States --Drug use in the general population --Prevalence of drug use among youth --Youth drug use and risky behaviors --Adverse health consequences --Drugs and crime.

Drug Use Among Racial/ethnic Minorities U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, National Institutes of Health, National Institute on Drug Abuse, Division of Epidemiology, Services & Prevention Research, - Drug abuse - pages. ♥ Book Title: Drug Use Among Racial/Ethnic Minorities ♣ Name Author: Andrea Kopstein ∞ Launching: Info ISBN Link: ⊗ Detail ISBN code: ⊕ Number Pages: Total sheet ♮ News id: vG2-wEPpy-IC Download File Start Reading ☯ Full Synopsis.

The study found that students from HBCUs reported significantly lower rates of marijuana, cocaine, sedatives, hallucinogens, and other illicit drug use than students at non-HBCUs.

Despite evidence for racial/ethnic differences in illicit drug use, there is limited information regarding racial/ethnic differences in drug abuse among college by: Drug use among racial/ethnic minorities.

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About this Book/Tools Sidebar. (1) Epidemiology of Drug Abuse and its Health Consequences Among Racial/Ethnic Minority Populations.

Focuses on understanding the incidence, patterns, and causes of drug abuse and on developing better measures and designs to appropriately assess drug abuse, addiction, and related behaviors in racial/ethnic minority populations.

Full text of "Drug use among racial/ethnic minorities" See other formats. Highlights. This chartbook uses combined to data from the National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) to present nationally representative estimates of mental health service utilization among adults aged 18 or older within different racial/ethnic.

Illicit drug and alcohol abuse and dependence (substance use disorders) have harmful effects on individuals and society ().Individuals with substance use disorders have higher rates of suicide attempts than individuals in the general population (2–5), high health care expenses (), and significant disability ().In the U.S.

population age 12 and over, 8% reported illicit drug use and 23% Cited by:   Previous ed.: Includes bibliographical references (p. ) Population statistics for racial/ethnic minorities in the United States -- Drug use in the general population -- Prevalence of drug use among youth -- Youth drug use and risk behaviors -- Adverse social, behavioral, and health consequences -- Drugs and crime -- Summary and future drug abuse program and research needsPages:   Context While young racial/ethnic groups are the fastest growing population in the United States, data about substance-related disorders among adolescents of various racial/ethnic backgrounds are lacking.

Objective To examine the magnitude of past-year DSM-IV substance-related disorders (alcohol, marijuana, cocaine, inhalants, hallucinogens, heroin, analgesic opioids, stimulants, Cited by: Click to read more about Drug use among racial/ethnic minorities by Andrea N.

Kopstein. LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site for bookloversAuthor: Andrea N. Kopstein. Specific consideration is given to health care issues and the unique concerns and experiences of racial/ethnic minorities, younger men, and older men. Most important, this book identifies key directions for future research and articulates much-needed strategies for eliminating the multiple health disparities experienced by gay and bisexual men Cited by: Among the 18 drug classes used by more than % of the population at any point over the study period, the prevalence of use increased in 11 drug classes including antihyperlipidemic agents.

Digital Book Collection; News; Drug Use Among Racial/Ethnic Minorities. American Indian Symposium on Mental Health and Chemical Dependence Briefing Book Conceptualizing and Measuring Historical Trauma Among American Indian People Drug Use Among Racial/Ethnic Minorities.

RACIAL/ETHNIC DIFFERENCES IN THE EPIDEMIOLOGY OF ALCOHOL USE AND ABUSE. Data from recent national surveys of secondary students indicate that lifetime, annual, day, and heavier prevalence of alcohol and other drug use is generally higher among Hispanic 8th graders than among black and white 8th graders; by 10th grade, white and Hispanic students' alcohol and Cited by: Most public health students, academicians, and practitioners readily recognize the association between racial/ethnic minority status and the disproportionate burden of preventable disease in the United States.

However, much less attention has been directed toward health disparities that affect gay and bisexual men. Until recently, the relative invisibility of this group, homophobia, and a lack.Racial/ethnic differences in smoking, drinking and illicit drug use among American High School seniors, – American Journal of Public Health, 81, – CrossRef Google ScholarCited by: 1.