Violence among individuals in substance abuse treatment: the role of alcohol and cocaine consumption.

@article{Chermack2002ViolenceAI,
  title={Violence among individuals in substance abuse treatment: the role of alcohol and cocaine consumption.},
  author={Stephen T. Chermack and Frederic C. Blow},
  journal={Drug and alcohol dependence},
  year={2002},
  volume={66 1},
  pages={29-37}
}
This study examined factors associated with expressed violence in the 90 days prior to substance abuse (SA) treatment among 125 men and 125 women recently enrolled in treatment. Approximately 85% of the sample reported a significant conflict situation, and over 32% reported an incident of physical violence. Both general alcohol and cocaine use patterns (on… CONTINUE READING