Substance abuse and violence behavior

Habil, M.H.; Abd Rashid, R.; Sulaiman, A.H.; Peters, H.; Ahmad Zahari, M.M.; Amer Nordin, A.S.; Zakaria, H.; Robson, N.; Said, M.A.; Ahmad Adham, A. (2010) Substance abuse and violence behavior. International Journal of Addiction Sciences, 1 (1).

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    Abstract

    Objectives: This paper examines the relationship of various licit/illicit substances and their association with violent behaviors. Methodology: The selection of related articles was searched via various database including google scholar, ovid and sciencedirect search engines. Results: Most of the literatures suggest presence of association of various substance use with violent behavior but no definite causal relationship between them. Conclusion: Further study is needed to determine the extended relationship in between substance use and violence.

    Item Type: Article
    Journal or Publication Title: International Journal of Addiction Sciences
    Additional Information: Corresponding Author: Dr Rusdi Abd Rashid, Chief coordinator, University of Malaya Center for Addiction Sciences (UMCAS), Jln. 12/5, Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia. Email: rusdirashid@gmail.com Tel: +603-79492068
    Uncontrolled Keywords: Substance, Violence, Dependence
    Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
    R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
    Divisions: Faculty of Medicine
    Depositing User: Noorzurani Robson
    Date Deposited: 17 May 2012 10:45
    Last Modified: 23 Sep 2013 14:55
    URI: http://eprints.um.edu.my/id/eprint/3148

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