Psychiatric comorbidity in adolescent inpatients with substance use disorders.

@article{Grilo1995PsychiatricCI,
  title={Psychiatric comorbidity in adolescent inpatients with substance use disorders.},
  author={Carlos M Grilo and Daniel Farrell Becker and Mark L. Walker and Kenneth N. Levy and William S. Edell and Thomas H. McGlashan},
  journal={Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry},
  year={1995},
  volume={34 8},
  pages={1085-91}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess DSM-III-R Axis I and Axis II co-occurrence and comorbidity in adolescent inpatients with substance use disorders (SUD). METHOD A consecutive series of 138 adolescent inpatients were reliably assessed with structured diagnostic interviews for Axis I disorders and Axis II personality disorders. To determine significant co-occurrence of diagnoses, comparisons were between 69 patients with SUD and 69 patients without SUD. RESULTS Disruptive behavior disorders were diagnosed… CONTINUE READING