Series InformationDrugs, uses & abuses.
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- Physical Description: 1 videodisc (20 min. 22 sec.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
- Publisher: Charleston, WV : Cambridge Educational, 
- Copyright: ©1999
"20160960" -- on container.
|Creation/Production Credits Note:||
Executive producer, Charlotte Angel ; producers, Nicholas J. Furris, George Pofantis, Deborah Simpson ; production manager, Pamela Trost ; editors, Chris Beavers, Stuart Neal, George Pofantis ; videographer, Patrick Herbert ; audio, David Strayer ; graphics, Keith Kimmell ; writer, Deborah Simpson.
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Narrator: Lisa Valdinni.
Presents a profile of inhalants as a class of drugs, and details its constituent parts: solvents and aerosols, nitrities, and nitrous oxide. A doctor of pharmacology, an addiction specialist, police officers, a historian, recovering addicts, and others delve into the history and biological effects of these drugs. Together, they share case studies and personal experience to address the use, abuse, and hazards of inhalants, including brain, liver, and kidney damage, and SSD, or sudden sniffing death syndrome.
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