TITLE

Trends and patterns in crack cocaine use in a predominantly rural county in the east of England

AUTHOR(S)
Duffin, Michelle; Owen, Katy
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Community Safety Journal;Jul2005, Vol. 4 Issue 3, p35
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article reports findings from qualitative research conducted in a rural county. Crack cocaine is often used in combination with heroin with the latter drug acting as a 'downer' after the intense experience of crack. Users see their heroin use as a problem but not their crack use. Services are geared to opiate misuse and there is a need to consider provision for crack misuse.
ACCESSION #
17908230

 

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