ERIC Number: EJ256006
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1981-Sep
Reference Count: 0
Multiple Prescription Drug Use among Rehabilitation Clients Referred for Psychological Evaluation.
Keller, Mary Jane; Green, Monica A.
Rehabilitation Counseling Bulletin, v25 n1 p26-29 Sep 1981
Studied vocational rehabilitation clients' (N=110) use of multiple prescription drugs. Found 44 percent had parallel prescriptions from two or more physicians. Individuals were found to be largely uninformed about possible pernicious somatic and psychological sequelae of drug usage. Suggests recommendations for vocational rehabilitation efforts. (Author/RC)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
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