Inhalant use among antisocial youth: prevalence and correlates.

@article{Howard1999InhalantUA,
  title={Inhalant use among antisocial youth: prevalence and correlates.},
  author={Matthew O. Howard and Jeffrey M. Jenson},
  journal={Addictive behaviors},
  year={1999},
  volume={24 1},
  pages={
          59-74
        }
}
The current (2.9%), annual (19.6%), and lifetime (34.3%) prevalence of inhalant use among 475 youth (M age = 15.5; SD = 1.5; 87.4% male) on probation in a western state of the United States was assessed. Inhalant users reported significantly less family support and cohesiveness and lower self-esteem, and significantly more lifetime thoughts of suicide and suicide attempts, neighborhood gang activity, peer and parental substance abuse, intentions to engage in illegal behavior, substance-related… CONTINUE READING
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