The Joint Commission: Current specifications manual for Joint Commission national quality core measures. The Joint Commission. Oakbrook Terrace, IL. 2010. Available from URL: http://www.jointcommission.org/PerformanceMeasurement/PerformanceMeasurement/Current+Specifications+Manual+for+Joint+Commission+National+Quality+Core+Measures.htm. As accessed 2010-07-20.
American Psychiatric Association:: Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders 4th ed. (Text Revision) (DSM-IV-TR). American Psychiatric Association, Washington, D.C., 2000.
Anon:: Cocaine harms brains pleasure center, addict study finds.. Pain and Central Nervous System Week., January 20, 2003, p. 7.
Anon:: In search of the big bang.. Undated. Available at: cocaine.org, (cited 6/9/03).
Anon:: Repeated cocaine use impairs region of the brain that governs self control.. Drug Week., April 19, 2002, p3.
Drug Enforcement Administration:: Cocaine.. 2001. US Department of Justice: Drug Enforcement Administration. Available at: www.usdoj.gov/dea/concern/cocaine_factsheet.html , (cited 6/5/03).
Ferri FF:: Ferri's Clinical Advisor: Instant Diagnosis and Treatment, 5th ed.. Mosby, Inc., 2003.
National Guideline Clearinghouse:: VHA/DoD clinical practice guideline for the management of substance use.. Management of Substance Use Disorders Working Group,, September 2001.
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA):: Crack and cocaine.. 2003. National Institute on Drug Abuse: National Institutes of Health. Available at: www.drugabuse.gov/Infofax/cocaine.html, (cited 6/5/03).
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA):: Research Report: Cocaine: Abuse and addiction.. 2002. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services: National Institutes of Health. Available at: www.drugabuse.gov/ResearchReports/Cocaine/Cocaine.html, (cited 6/2/03).
National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA):: Understanding drug abuse and addiction.. 2003. National Institute on Drug Abuse: National Institutes of Health. Available at: www.drugabuse.gov/Infofax/understand.html, (cited 6/5/03).
Shanti CM, Lucas CE:: Cocaine and the critical care challenge.. Critical Care Medicine, 2003; 31 (6) : 1851.
Weiner WJ, Rabinstein A, Levin B et al:: Cocaine-induced persistent dyskinesias.. Neurology, 2001; 58 (7) : 1525.
© 2015 Truven Health Analytics Inc. Information is for End User's use only and may not be sold, redistributed or otherwise used for commercial purposes. All illustrations and images included in CareNotes® are the copyrighted property of A.D.A.M., Inc. or Truven Health Analytics.
The above information is an educational aid only. It is not intended as medical advice for individual conditions or treatments. Talk to your doctor, nurse or pharmacist before following any medical regimen to see if it is safe and effective for you.