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A survey study examines the prescription stimulant use pattern of college students who are treated with stimulants for ADHD

Program

Prescription Stimulant Use in College Students

School, Department, or Center

School of Medicine, Department of Behavioral Medicine & Psychiatry

Contact

Wanhong Zheng, MD, MSc, MA

Description

This is a survey study.  We aim to determine prescription stimulant use pattern of college students who are treated with stimulants for Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder.  To investigate incidence of concomitant use of prescription stimulant and other popular college drugs such as alcohol and marijuana.  To understand college students' awareness of consequences of mixing use of stimulants and other drugs.  Currently is still in data collection phase.

Area Served

All WVU Students

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