Alcohol abuse

Known as: drinking problem, ethanol abuse, drinking problems 
The use of alcoholic beverages to excess, either on individual occasions ("binge drinking") or as a regular practice.
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
What good is self-control? We incorporated a new measure of individual differences in self-control into two large investigations… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVE To estimate the prevalence of alcohol abuse and dependence among U.S. college students, and to identify characteristics… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE The authors assessed lifetime psychopathology in a general population sample and compared the rates of five psychiatric… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
PURPOSE The purpose of this study was to examine the relationship between age at drinking onset and the development of DSM-IV… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Since the late 1970s, many studies have reported on the prevalence of fetal alcohol syndrome (FAS), alcohol-related birth defects… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE To evaluate the 3 alcohol consumption questions from the Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT-C) as a brief… (More)
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Review
1990
Review
1990
This article explains how alcohol makes social responses more extreme, enhances important self-evaluations, and relieves anxiety… (More)
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1988
Review
1988
431 children (233 boys, 198 girls) born in Stockholm, Sweden, had a detailed behavioral assessment at 11 years of age, including… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
The Drug Abuse Screening Test (DAST) was designed to provide a brief instrument for clinical screening and treatment evaluation… (More)
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Highly Cited
1981
Highly Cited
1981
The inheritance of alcoholism was studied in 862 Swedish men adopted by nonrelatives at an early age. Both the congenital and… (More)
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