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Comorbidity of mental disorders with alcohol and other drug abuse. Results from the Epidemiologic Catchment Area (ECA) Study.
The prevalence of comorbid alcohol, other drug, and mental disorders in the US total community and institutional population was determined from 20,291 persons interviewed in the National Institute ofExpand
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The de facto US mental and addictive disorders service system. Epidemiologic catchment area prospective 1-year prevalence rates of disorders and services.
After initial interviews with 20,291 adults in the National Institute of Mental Health Epidemiologic Catchment Area Program, we estimated prospective 1-year prevalence and service use rates of mentalExpand
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One-month prevalence of mental disorders in the United States. Based on five Epidemiologic Catchment Area sites.
One-month prevalence results were determined from 18,571 persons interviewed in the first-wave community samples of all five sites that constituted the National Institute of Mental HealthExpand
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Revised prevalence estimates of mental disorders in the United States: using a clinical significance criterion to reconcile 2 surveys' estimates.
BACKGROUND Current US mental disorder prevalence estimates have limited usefulness for service planning and are often discrepant. Data on clinical significance from the National Institute of MentalExpand
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Criterion validity of the NIMH Diagnostic Interview Schedule for Children Version 2.3 (DISC-2.3).
OBJECTIVE To examine the criterion validity of the NIMH Diagnostic Interview Schedule for Children (DISC) Version 2.3 in the NIMH Methods for the Epidemiology of Child and Adolescent Mental DisordersExpand
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One‐month prevalence of mental disorders in the United States and sociodemographic characteristics: the Epidemiologic Catchment Area study
The associations between the one‐month prevalence rates of mental disorders and sociodemographic characteristics were investigated for 18571 people interviewed in the first‐wave community samples ofExpand
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The Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire: U.S. normative data and psychometric properties.
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the Strengths and Difficulties Questionnaire in a U.S. national population sample of children and adolescents, develop normative scoring bands, and test the association ofExpand
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Depressive and disruptive disorders and mental health service utilization in children and adolescents.
  • P. Wu, C. Hoven, +11 authors M. Roper
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Journal of the American Academy of Child and…
  • 1 September 1999
OBJECTIVE To examine the relationship of depressive and disruptive disorders with patterns of mental health services utilization in a community sample of children and adolescents. METHOD Data wereExpand
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Limitations of diagnostic criteria and assessment instruments for mental disorders. Implications for research and policy.
During the past 2 decades, psychiatric epidemiological studies have contributed a rapidly growing body of scientific knowledge on the scope and risk factors associated with mental disorders inExpand
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Suicide attempts in the Epidemiologic Catchment Area Study.
This study examines risk factors for attempted suicide in the general community. Data from the five-site NIMH Epidemiologic Catchment Area (ECA) Study were used to estimate lifetime prevalence andExpand
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