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Drug Use among Adolescent Mothers: Prepregnancy to 18 Months Postpartum

Citation

Gilchrist, Lewayne D.; Hussey, Jon M.; Gillmore, Mary R.; Lohr, Mary Jane; & Morrison, Diane (1996). Drug Use among Adolescent Mothers: Prepregnancy to 18 Months Postpartum. Journal of Adolescent Health, 19(5), 337-44.

Abstract

Purpose: Little is known about the substance use patterns of adolescent mothers, particularly in the postpartum period. This study provides descriptive, longitudinal data on the substance use behavior of a cohort of adolescent mothers.

URL

http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/S1054-139X(96)00052-3

Reference Type

Journal Article

Journal Title

Journal of Adolescent Health

Author(s)

Gilchrist, Lewayne D.
Hussey, Jon M.
Gillmore, Mary R.
Lohr, Mary Jane
Morrison, Diane

Year Published

1996

Volume Number

19

Issue Number

5

Pages

337-44

Reference ID

4325