Hispanics and illicit drug use: A review of recent findings Article

cited authors

  • De La Rosa, MR; Khalsa, JH; Rouse, BA

fiu authors

abstract

  • This manuscript presents a comprehensive assessment of the current illegal drug use problem among Hispanics by analyzing the recent findings on this subject. Information is provided on the prevalence of illegal drug use by drug type, age, and specific Hispanic group, and on the accessibility and availability of drug treatment facilities to Hispanics. The consequences of illegal drug use upon the well-being of Hispanics are discussed. Recommendations on additional research are made. © 1990 Informa UK Ltd All rights reserved: reproduction in whole or part not permitted.

publication date

  • January 1, 1990

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

start page

  • 665

end page

  • 691

volume

  • 25

issue

  • 6