Uncovering Multiple Pathways to Substance Use: A Comparison of Methods for Identifying Population Subgroups


This paper describes and compares a selection of available modeling techniques for identifying homogeneous population subgroups in the interest of informing targeted substance use intervention. We present a nontechnical review of the common and unique features of three methods: (a) trajectory analysis, (b) functional hierarchical linear modeling (FHLM), and… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s10935-010-0224-6


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