Review Article
Volume 2 Issue 2 - 2020
Prevention of New Psychoactive Substances Dependence
Kekelidze ZI, Kozlov AA, Klimenko TV, Igumnov SA* and Shakhova SM
National Medical Research Center for Psychiatry and Addiction Named After V.P. Serbsky, Moscow, Russia
*Corresponding Author: Igumnov SA, National Medical Research Center for Psychiatry and Addiction Named After V.P. Serbsky, Moscow, Russia.
Received: February 07, 2020; Published: February 26, 2020


The article presents the results of research into the prevention of NPAS dependence development and serious sequelae and disorders following NPAS use require the inclusion of NPAS dependent patients’ rehabilitation into the program of mandatory narcological care. We found that NPAS users are in most cases young people, often adolescents, and that raises a serious problem for the narcological and social services both in treatment organization and medical and social rehabilitation of such patients.

Keywords: New Psychoactive Substances; Prevention; Substances Dependence


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