Substance abuse as a community health problem.
Violence and nursing response.
Read chapter 26 and 27 of the class textbook and review the attached PowerPoint presentations. Once done answer the following questions.
- Discuss the historical trends and current conceptions of the cause and treatment of substance abuse.
- Describe the ethical and legal implications of substance abuse.
- Identify factors that influence violence.
- Identify at-risk populations for violence and the role of public health in dealing with the epidemic of violence.