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Methamphetamine Abuse

  • By: Scott E. Hadland
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

The illicit use of methamphetamine has emerged in recent years as an important public health concern. The drug is a strongly addictive central nervous system stimulant that has shown widespread abuse globally. It is easy to synthesize from compounds that are ...

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