Personality traits and mental health of severe drunk drivers in Sweden

  title={Personality traits and mental health of severe drunk drivers in Sweden},
  author={Beata Hubicka and H{\aa}kan K{\"a}llm{\'e}n and Arto J Hiltunen and Hans Bergman},
  journal={Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology},
The present study was intended to investigate personality characteristics and mental health of severe driving under influence (DUI) offenders in a Swedish cohort. More specifically the aim was to investigate the personality traits as assessed by The NEO personality inventory (NEO-PI-R) and aspects of mental health as assessed by the symptom checklist (SCL-90) as compared to the general population. The subjects were 162 severe DUI offenders (with the BAC >0.099%) with an age range of 18–88 years… 

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