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Policy Statement: Testing for Drugs of Abuse in Children and Adolescents

American Academy of Pediatrics

This policy statement outlines the American Academy of Pediatrics’ opposition to random student drug testing and its position that the appropriate response to the suspicion of drug abuse by a young person is the referral to a qualified health care professional for a comprehensive evaluation.

Zero Tolerance Drug Policies
Drug Testing Policies
Strengthening Families
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