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More Information and References for Drug Use - Marijuana - Adolescents (Grades 9-12)

References and Community Resources

'''References:''' 1. What is the scope of marijuana use in the United States? National Institute on Drug Abuse website. [http://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/research-reports/marijuana/what-scope-marijuana-use-in-united-states]. Accessed 7/16/15. 2. Lisdahl KM, Gilbart ER, Wright NE and Shollenbarger S. Dare to delay? The impacts of adolescent alcohol and marijuana use onset on cognition, brain structure, and function. Psychiatry, 01 July 2013; [http://dx.doi.org/10.3389/fpsyt.2013.00053]; [http://journal.frontiersin.org/article/10.3389/fpsyt.2013.00053/full]. Accessed 7/15/15. 3. Wilkinson ST, Radhakrishnan R, D'Souza DC. Impact of Cannabis Use on the Development of Psychotic Disorders. Curr Addict Rep. 2014 Jun 1;1(2):115-128. [http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4352721/pdf/nihms586901.pdf]. Accessed 7/15/15. 4. Treatment Episodes Data Set, Substance Abuse Treatment Admissions by Primary Substance of Abuse. [http://wwwdasis.samhsa.gov/webt/tedsweb/tab_year.choose_year_web_table?t_state=AK]. Accessed 7/16/15. 5. National Survey of Drug Use and Health. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) website. [http://www.samhsa.gov/data/population-data-nsduh]. Accessed 9/15/2015. 6. Behavioral Health Barometer Alaska 2014. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) website. [http://www.samhsa.gov/data/sites/default/files/State_BHBarometers_2014_1/BHBarometer-AK.pdf]. Accessed 9/15/2015. '''Resources:''' State of Alaska Epidemiologic Profile on Substance Use, Abuse and Dependency: The Epidemiology Workgroup of the Strategic Prevention Framework State Incentive Grant has just released the Update 2013 of their comprehensive review of substance use data for the State of Alaska: Consumption and Consequence: Update 2013 Get the Facts About Marijuana: Pregnancy, Breastfeeding and Marijuana: [http://dhss.alaska.gov/dph/Director/Documents/marijuana/MJFactSheet_PregnancyAndBreastfeeding.pdf] Get the Facts About Marijuana: Adolescent Marijuana Use: [http://dhss.alaska.gov/dph/Director/Documents/marijuana/MJFactSheet_Adolescents.pdf] Get the Facts About Marijuana: Driving High is a DUI: [http://dhss.alaska.gov/dph/Director/Documents/marijuana/MJFactSheet_DUI.pdf]

More Resources and Links

Alaska and national goals may be found at the following sites:

Alaska health promotion resources may be found at the following site:

Evidence-based community health improvement ideas and interventions may be found at the following sites:

Maps of health indicators for various subdivisions of Alaska may be found at the following site:

Additional indicator data by state and county may be found on these Websites:

Medical literature can be queried at the PubMed website.

For an on-line medical dictionary, click on this Dictionary link.

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Content updated: Thu, 17 Jan 2019 11:15:59 AKST