Smoking, drugs, and other behavioral health problems among multiethnic adolescents in the NHSDA.

@article{Vega2007SmokingDA,
  title={Smoking, drugs, and other behavioral health problems among multiethnic adolescents in the NHSDA.},
  author={William Armando Vega and Kevin Chen and Jill Williams},
  journal={Addictive behaviors},
  year={2007},
  volume={32 9},
  pages={1949-56}
}
Data from the NHSDA (2000) which contained screening measures for assessing risk for DSM-IV psychiatric disorders, were used to estimate smoking prevalence and its association with these disorders, among European American, Hispanic, and African American adolescents. Prevalence estimates, odds ratios, and hazard models were used to compare ethnic subgroups. European American and Hispanic adolescents born in the U.S. had a higher prevalence of smoking and DSM-IV tobacco dependence, and girls were… CONTINUE READING

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