Misuse of Methylphenidate and Attitudes About Methylphenidate Among Resident Physicians


Bulbul F. , Alpak G., Unal A., Kilic O. H. T. , Ermis B., Savas H. A.

KLINIK PSIKOFARMAKOLOJI BULTENI-BULLETIN OF CLINICAL PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY, vol.24, no.2, pp.135-138, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 24 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.5455/bcp.20130925022443
  • Title of Journal : KLINIK PSIKOFARMAKOLOJI BULTENI-BULLETIN OF CLINICAL PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.135-138

Abstract

Objective: Misuse of methylphenidate (MPH) has been found to be highly prevalent in young individuals. MPH misuse is more frequent among college students. In the present study, we aimed to evaluate the frequency of misuse of MPH and knowledge level about this agent among resident physicians.