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High prevalence of substance use disorders among adolescents who use marijuana and inhalants.
(Drug and alcohol dependence, 2005-04)
BACKGROUND: We examined the association between the use of inhalants, marijuana, and other drugs and recent DSM-IV substance use disorders among adolescents aged 12-17 years. METHODS: Data were drawn from 2000 to 2001 National ...
Non-prescribed use of pain relievers among adolescents in the United States.
(Drug and alcohol dependence, 2008-04)
We examined gender-specific prevalences, patterns, and correlates of non-prescribed use of pain relievers - mainly opioids - in a representative sample of American adolescents (N=18,678).Data were drawn from the public use ...
Injection drug use among stimulant users in a national sample.
(The American journal of drug and alcohol abuse, 2004-01)
OBJECTIVE:This study examined the correlates of injection drug use (IDU) in a community sample of psychostimulant users. Factors related to the cessation of illicit drug use and substance abuse service utilization were also ...
Psychiatric symptoms and substance use disorders in a nationally representative sample of American adolescents involved with foster care.
(The Journal of adolescent health : official publication of the Society for Adolescent Medicine, 2006-04)
To ascertain the prevalence of psychiatric symptoms and substance use disorders among adolescents with a lifetime history of foster care placement, using data from a nationally representative sample of U.S. adolescents.We ...
Inhalant abuse and dependence among adolescents in the United States.
(Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, 2004-10)
To examine the patterns of inhalant use and correlates of the progression from inhalant use to abuse and dependence among adolescents aged 12 to 17.Study data were drawn from the 2000 and 2001 National Household Surveys ...