This week you will research the prevalence of drug use and abuse in your local area in order to gain more insight into the challenges you will face as a healthcare professional.
Identify the five most prevalent drugs in your local area and complete the following table. Submit your completed table along with a reference sheet of the resources utilized to complete the assignment. A version of this sheet is provided in Word (below).
Nonproprietary (generic) name
Proprietary (trade) name
Common, street or slang name
Impact on central nervous system
Impact on behavior