Drug Alcohol Depend 2021 02 21;219:108474. Epub 2020 Dec 21.
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Background: Prescription drug (PD) misuse, particularly opioid misuse, is a major US public health concern. While transgender and gender nonbinary (TGNB) individuals experience numerous health disparities, including substance use disparities, little research has focused on PD misuse in this population.
Methods: Data for this secondary analysis come from the US Transgender Survey (N = 26,689). Read More