Diagnostic accuracy of a two-item screen for drug use developed from the alcohol, smoking and substance involvement screening test (ASSIST).

@article{Tiet2004DiagnosticAO,
  title={Diagnostic accuracy of a two-item screen for drug use developed from the alcohol, smoking and substance involvement screening test (ASSIST).},
  author={Quyen Q. Tiet and Yani E. Leyva and Rudolf H. Moos and Brandy Smith},
  journal={Drug and alcohol dependence},
  year={2004},
  volume={164},
  pages={22-7}
}
AIMS The Alcohol, Smoking and Substance Involvement Screening Test (ASSIST) is a screening instrument to detect substance use in primary care (PC). To screen for illicit substances (excluding tobacco and alcohol), the ASSIST consists of 8-57 questions and requires complicated scoring. To improve the efficiency of screening of drug misuse in PC, this study… CONTINUE READING