Location

Stephen F Austin State University, Baker Pattillo Student Center, Twilight and Grand Ballrooms

Start Date

10-4-2012 4:00 PM

End Date

10-4-2012 8:00 PM

Comments

Prescription drug abuse exemplifies a growing social issue in America and on a global scale (White House, 2004; CASA, 2005 as cited in DuPont, 2010; & Prescription Drug Abuse, 2011). There appears to be limited research highlighting the target population’s perspective of the problem. The purpose of this research was to explore the target population’s perspective as well as contrasting views of prescription drug abuse in Tyler, Texas.

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Medicating America: Exploring Prescription Drug Abuse in a Rural East Texas Community

Stephen F Austin State University, Baker Pattillo Student Center, Twilight and Grand Ballrooms