What are the factors that contribute to aggression in patients with co-occurring antisocial personality disorder and substance abuse?

  title={What are the factors that contribute to aggression in patients with co-occurring antisocial personality disorder and substance abuse?},
  author={B{\"u}lent Devrim Akçay and Duygu Akçay},
  journal={Revista De Psiquiatria Clinica},
  • B. Akçay, D. Akçay
  • Published 1 August 2020
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Revista De Psiquiatria Clinica
Background: A significant number of individuals with high levels of aggression have substance use disorder problems. Objective: This study aimed to evaluate the effect of substance use disorder on aggression in young men with Antisocial personality disorder (ASPD). Methods: This cross-sectional study included 328 patients and were diagnosed with ASPD with a comorbidity of substance use disorder, along with 111 healthy young male subjects. Results: The total aggression scores of the patients… 

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