Preventing Prescription Drug Misuse: Programs and Strategies
SAMHSA, June 3, 2016
This decision support tool provides brief summaries of prevention strategies and associated programs that have been evaluated to determine their effects on the non-medical use of prescription drugs, including an overview of the relevant literature, descriptions of individual studies, and guidelines for using this information to inform prevention planning efforts.
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