Differentiating DSM-IV alcohol dependence and abuse by course: community heavy drinkers.

@article{Hasin1997DifferentiatingDA,
  title={Differentiating DSM-IV alcohol dependence and abuse by course: community heavy drinkers.},
  author={Deborah S Hasin and Ronan Van Rossem and S Mccloud and Jean M Endicott},
  journal={Journal of substance abuse},
  year={1997},
  volume={9},
  pages={127-35}
}
The purpose of this study was to investigate the differences in short-term course between DSM-IV alcohol abuse and alcohol dependence in a community sample of men and women. Eight hundred seventy-six individuals were given a baseline interview that included DSM-IV criteria for alcohol use disorders, and were followed up with a similar interview approximately one year later. Group differences were compared with chi-square tests. Multinomial logistic regression analyses were used to test group… CONTINUE READING