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Prevalence, correlates, disability, and comorbidity of DSM-IV alcohol abuse and dependence in the United States: results from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions.
TLDR
Comorbidity of alcohol dependence with other substance disorders appears due in part to unique factors underlying etiology for each pair of disorders studied while comorbidities of alcohol addiction with mood, anxiety, and personality disorders appears more attributable to factors shared among these other disorders. Expand
Epidemiology of DSM-5 Alcohol Use Disorder: Results From the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions III.
TLDR
The NESARC-III data indicate an urgent need to educate the public and policy makers about AUD and its treatment alternatives, to destigmatize the disorder, and to encourage those who cannot reduce their alcohol consumption on their own, despite substantial harm to themselves and others, to seek treatment. Expand
Mental health of college students and their non-college-attending peers: results from the National Epidemiologic Study on Alcohol and Related Conditions.
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Although treatment rates varied across disorders, overall fewer than 25% of individuals with a mental disorder sought treatment in the year prior to the survey, underscore the importance of treatment and prevention interventions among college-aged individuals. Expand
Epidemiology of major depressive disorder: results from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcoholism and Related Conditions.
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This large survey suggests a higher prevalence of major depressive disorder in the US population than large-sample estimates from the 1980s and 1990s and the shift in highest lifetime risk from young to middle-aged adults is an important transformation in the distribution of MDD. Expand
The epidemiology of social anxiety disorder in the United States: results from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions.
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Social anxiety disorder was associated with substantial unremitting course and extremely early age at onset, underscoring the need for health care initiatives geared toward increasing recognition and treatment. Expand
Prevalence, correlates, and disability of personality disorders in the United States: results from the national epidemiologic survey on alcohol and related conditions.
TLDR
Personality disorders are prevalent in the general population and are generally highly associated with disability, and the need to develop more effective and targeted prevention and intervention initiatives for personality disorders is highlighted. Expand
Psychiatric disorders in pregnant and postpartum women in the United States.
TLDR
Pregnancy per se is not associated with increased risk of the most prevalent mental disorders, although the risk of major depressive disorder may be increased during the postpartum period. Expand
Nicotine dependence and psychiatric disorders in the United States: results from the national epidemiologic survey on alcohol and related conditions.
TLDR
The results of this study highlight the importance of focusing smoking cessation efforts on individuals who are nicotine dependent, Individuals who have psychiatric disorders, and individuals who have comorbid nicotine dependence and other psychiatric disorders. Expand
Binge eating disorder: A multisite field trial of the diagnostic criteria
Diagnostic criteria have been developed for a new eating disorder, binge eating disorder (BED), to describe the many individuals who have problems with recurrent binge eating but do not engage in theExpand
Prevalence of Marijuana Use Disorders in the United States Between 2001-2002 and 2012-2013.
TLDR
The prevalence of marijuana use more than doubled between 2001-2002 and 2012-2013, and there was a large increase in marijuana use disorders during that time. Expand
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