Probability and predictors of transition from abuse to dependence on alcohol, cannabis, and cocaine: results from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions.

@article{FlrezSalamanca2013ProbabilityAP,
  title={Probability and predictors of transition from abuse to dependence on alcohol, cannabis, and cocaine: results from the National Epidemiologic Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions.},
  author={Ludwing Fl{\'o}rez-Salamanca and Roberto Secades-Villa and Deborah S Hasin and Linda Bauer Cottler and Shuai Wang and Bridget F. Grant and Carlos Blanco},
  journal={The American journal of drug and alcohol abuse},
  year={2013},
  volume={39 3},
  pages={
          168-79
        }
}
BACKGROUND Little is known about the transition from substance abuse to substance dependence. OBJECTIVES This study aims to estimate the cumulative probability of developing dependence and to identify predictors of transition to dependence among individuals with lifetime alcohol, cannabis, or cocaine abuse. METHODS Analyses were done for the subsample of individuals with lifetime alcohol abuse (n = 7802), cannabis abuse (n = 2832), or cocaine abuse (n = 815) of the National Epidemiologic… CONTINUE READING

Figures, Tables, and Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-8 OF 8 CITATIONS

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 89 REFERENCES

Proposed Revision

DSM-V Development
  • Substance Use Disorders. American Psychiatric Association. Available at http://www.dsm5.org/ProposedRevisions/Pages/proposedrevi sion.aspx?rid1⁄4431# Last accessed on November 12,
  • 2012
VIEW 3 EXCERPTS