ERIC Number: EJ674240
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2001
Reference Count: 0
Validity of the Drug Use Screening Inventory for Predicting DSM-III-R Substance Use Disorder.
Tarter, Ralph E.; Kirisci, Levent
Journal of Child and Adolescent Substance Abuse, v10 n4 p45-53 2001
Investigates the Drug Use Screening Inventory's (DUSI) utility for identifying youth who will develop a disorder of abuse/dependence. Findings indicate that the DUSI, taking only 15-20 minutes to complete, is a useful practical instrument to identify youth who could benefit most from prevention interventions. (Contains 12 references and 4 tables.) (GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: "Etiology of Substance Use Disorder in Children and Adolescents." For related articles, see CG 560 741-752.