Acculturation and drug use disorders among Hispanics in the U.S.

  title={Acculturation and drug use disorders among Hispanics in the U.S.},
  author={Carlos Blanco and Carmen Morcillo and Margarita Alegr{\'i}a and Mar{\'i}a Cecilia Dedios and Pablo Fernandez-Navarro and Rosa Regincos and Shuai Wang},
  journal={Journal of psychiatric research},
  volume={47 2},
The authors' objective was to examine the relationship between degree of acculturation across five different dimensions of acculturation and risk of drug use disorders (DUD) among US Hispanics. Data were derived from a large national sample of the US adult population, the National Epidemiological Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions, collected using… CONTINUE READING