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Drugs most frequently used in office practice

Hugo K. Koch

Drugs most frequently used in office practice

national ambulatory medical care survey, 1981

by Hugo K. Koch

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, National Center for Health Statistics in Hyattsville, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ambulatory medical care -- United States,
  • Drugs, Nonprescription -- United States,
  • Medical offices -- United States,
  • Drug utilization -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesNational ambulatory medical care survey, 1981
    Statementby Hugo Koch
    SeriesNCHS advancedata -- no. 89, DHHS publication -- no. (PHS) 83-1250
    ContributionsNational Center for Health Statistics (U.S.)
    The Physical Object
    Pagination12 p. ;
    Number of Pages12
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14908080M

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    Principles of Adolescent Substance Use Disorder Treatment Many adolescents who abuse drugs have a history of physical, emotional, and/or sexual abuse or other trauma. A relapse signals the need for more treatment or a need to adjust the individual’s current treatment plan. the /18 Crime Survey for England and Wales (CSEW). Additional analysis for the subgroup of young adults aged 16 to 24 is also provided. Figures are presented since , when comparable questions were first included in the survey. The User Guide to Drug Misuse Statistics provides further details relating to drug use measures and definitions.


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Drugs most frequently used in office practice by age and sex of patient: national ambulatory medical care survey, Author: Hugo K Koch ; National Center for Health Statistics. Drugs most frequently used in office practice: National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey, Author: Hugo K Koch ; National Center for Health Statistics (U.S.).

Table 3. Number of drug mentions, rank, and therapeutic use of the generic aubstancea most frequently utilized in office practice United States,”1 Number R of a Genen”c substance mentions n in k thousan 14 4, 59 2, 97 4, 53 2, 98 4, 52 12, 11 10, 17 17, 3 5, Frequently Prescribed Medications: Drugs You Need to Know, Third Edition is a practical study tool designed to educate and test students about the drugs that are most commonly used in practice, as well as a helpful reference on drug information for health professionals.1/5(1).

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