TITLE

Hope without DOPE

AUTHOR(S)
Mattocks-Bonner, Dominique
PUB. DATE
September 2012
SOURCE
PN;Sep2012, Vol. 66 Issue 9, p15
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the adverse effects of using drugs and alcohol in young people after the sustaining the life-changing spinal-cord injury (SCI). Substance abuse provides only temporary relief and increase risks for further injuries, depression and pressure ulcers. The author suggests that these patients should be given better support and motivation to work to build positive feelings in them for overcoming their problems.
ACCESSION #
78321055

 

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