Ultra-rapid screening for substance-use disorders: the Alcohol, Smoking and Substance Involvement Screening Test (ASSIST-Lite).

@article{Ali2013UltrarapidSF,
  title={Ultra-rapid screening for substance-use disorders: the Alcohol, Smoking and Substance Involvement Screening Test (ASSIST-Lite).},
  author={Robert Ali and Sonali Meena and Brian Eastwood and Ian Richards and John Marsden},
  journal={Drug and alcohol dependence},
  year={2013},
  volume={132 1-2},
  pages={352-61}
}
BACKGROUND The Alcohol, Smoking and Substance Involvement Screening Test (ASSIST 3.0; index test) is a structured interview for alcohol, tobacco, cannabis, stimulants, sedatives and opioid use disorders in general medical settings. Perceived administration time deters routine use. This study releases a short-form: the ASSIST-Lite. METHODS Diagnostic accuracy study among 2082 adults recruited from general medical (70%) and specialist mental health/addiction treatment services (22%). Current… CONTINUE READING

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