Perception of Risk in Adolescent Substance Use Disorder
Guest: Tyler S. Oesterle, M.D., M.P.H. (@OesterleMD)
Host: Darryl S. Chutka, M.D. (@ChutkaMD)
What are the current trends in substance abuse in the adolescent population? Is nicotine still the primary gateway? What questions should you be asking patients and their families? Dr. Tyler Oesterle covers what leads to experimentation, how it is changing in today’s landscape, and how adolescent addiction and treatment differs from adults, and some medications that can be helpful.