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National estimates of exposure to traumatic events and PTSD prevalence using DSM-IV and DSM-5 criteria.
Prevalence of posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) defined according to the American Psychiatric Association's Diagnostic and Statistical Manual fifth edition (DSM-5; 2013) and fourth editionExpand
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Psychiatric disorders in pregnant and postpartum women in the United States.
CONTEXT Psychiatric disorders and substance use during pregnancy are associated with adverse outcomes for mothers and their offspring. Information about the epidemiology of these conditions in thisExpand
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The impact of institutional discrimination on psychiatric disorders in lesbian, gay, and bisexual populations: a prospective study.
OBJECTIVES We examined the relation between living in states that instituted bans on same-sex marriage during the 2004 and 2005 elections and the prevalence of psychiatric morbidity among lesbian,Expand
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Understanding the rural-urban differences in nonmedical prescription opioid use and abuse in the United States.
Nonmedical prescription opioid misuse remains a growing public problem in need of action and is concentrated in areas of US states with large rural populations such as Kentucky, West Virginia,Expand
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Association of State Recreational Marijuana Laws With Adolescent Marijuana Use
Importance Historical shifts are occurring in marijuana policy. The effect of legalizing marijuana for recreational use on rates of adolescent marijuana use is a topic of considerable debate.Expand
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Adolescent marijuana use from 2002 to 2008: higher in states with medical marijuana laws, cause still unclear.
PURPOSE Since 1996, 16 states have legalized marijuana use for medical purposes. The current study provides a scientific assessment of the association of medical marijuana laws (MML) and adolescentExpand
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An invariant dimensional liability model of gender differences in mental disorder prevalence: evidence from a national sample.
Epidemiological studies of categorical mental disorders consistently report that gender differences exist in many disorder prevalence rates and that disorders are often comorbid. Can a dimensionalExpand
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Childhood maltreatment and the structure of common psychiatric disorders.
BACKGROUND Previous research suggests that various types of childhood maltreatment frequently co-occur and confer risk for multiple psychiatric diagnoses. This non-specific pattern of risk may meanExpand
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Stigma and treatment for alcohol disorders in the United States.
Among a nationally representative sample of adults with an alcohol use disorder, the authors tested whether perceived stigmatization of alcoholism was associated with a lower likelihood of receivingExpand
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Evidence for a closing gender gap in alcohol use, abuse, and dependence in the United States population.
BACKGROUND Descriptively, male-female differences in alcohol consumption and alcohol use disorders appear to have decreased in birth cohorts reaching adulthood since the 1970s compared to earlierExpand
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