Psychopathology in Dutch and American heroin addicts.

  title={Psychopathology in Dutch and American heroin addicts.},
  author={Vincent M. Hendriks and Robert A. Steer and Jerome J. Platt and David S. Metzger},
  journal={The International journal of the addictions},
  volume={25 9},
The Beck Depression Inventory (BDI) and the Symptom Check List-90 (SCL-90) were administered to 47 Dutch and 121 American White male heroin addicts receiving methadone. A one-way MANOVA indicated that the Dutch and American samples displayed comparable SCL-90 profiles, but that the Dutch had more symptom complaints than the Americans. The mean BDI total… CONTINUE READING