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    • Correlates of handgun carrying among adolescents in the United States. 

      Vaughn, Michael G; Perron, Brian E; Abdon, Arnelyn; Olate, René; Groom, Ralph; Wu, Li-Tzy (Journal of interpersonal violence, 2012-07)
      Weapon-related violence, especially the use of handguns, among adolescents is a serious public health concern. Using public-use data file from the adolescent sample (N = 17,842) in the 2008 National Survey on Drug Use and ...
    • Risk profiles among adolescent nonmedical opioid users in the United States. 

      Vaughn, Michael G; Fu, Qiang; Perron, Brian E; Wu, Li-Tzy (Addictive behaviors, 2012-08)
      Although prior research has provided data on nonmedical use of opioids in adolescents, studies examining the heterogeneity of risk are limited. The present study extends prior research by deepening the understanding of adolescent ...
    • The prevalence and clinical significance of inhalant withdrawal symptoms among a national sample. 

      Perron, Brian E; Glass, Joseph E; Ahmedani, Brian K; Vaughn, Michael G; Roberts, Daniel E; Wu, Li-Tzy (Subst Abuse Rehabil, 2011-04)
      BACKGROUND: Inhalants are among the most common and dangerous forms of substance use, but very little research on inhalant use disorders exist. Unlike other substances, the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual, 4th edition ...