Emerging Drugs of Abuse: What Was New Yesterday Is NEW Today.

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Toxikon Consortium, Cook County Hospital, 1900 West Polk Street, 10th Floor, Chicago, IL, 60612, USA, mycyk.mark@gmail.com.

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Name: Journal of medical toxicology : official journal of the American College of Medical Toxicology
ISSN: 1937-6995
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Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Detection of drugs that have been abused, overused, or misused, including legal and illegal drugs. Urine screening is the usual method of detection.

A modified Greco-Arabic medical system flourishing today as unani medicine. It was the product of Arab physicians and scholars captivated by Greek philosophy, science, and medicine. It is practiced today in India and Pakistan, largely as a type of herbal medicine. (From Magner, A History of Medicine, 1992, p136)

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Abuse, overuse, or misuse of a substance by its injection into a vein.

Persons who were child victims of violence and abuse including physical, sexual, or emotional maltreatment.


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