The goal of this methamphetamine program is to provide nurses with information about methamphetamine, including short- and long-term effects, high-risk groups and treatment strategies. After studying the information presented here, you will be able to —
- Discuss the physiological effects of methamphetamine intoxication and abuse.
- Identify the long-term psychological consequences of methamphetamine abuse.
- Explain treatment strategies for methamphetamine abuse and addiction.