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McBride, Orla and Adamson, Gary and Bunting, Brendan and McCann, Siobhan (2009) Assessing the general health of diagnostic orphans using the short form health survey (SF-12v2): A latent variable modelling approach. Alcohol and Alcoholism , 44 , (1) , pp. 67-76. https://doi.org/10.1093/alcalc/agn083.

External website: https://academic.oup.com/alcalc/article/44/1/67/18...

Research has demonstrated that diagnostic orphans (i.e. individuals who experience only one to two criteria of DSM-IV alcohol dependence) can encounter significant health problems. Using the SF-12v2, this study examined the general health functioning of alcohol users, and in particular, diagnostic orphans.


Item Type
Article
Publication Type
Irish-related, Open Access, Article
Drug Type
Alcohol
Date
2009
Identification #
https://doi.org/10.1093/alcalc/agn083
Page Range
pp. 67-76
Publisher
Oxford Academic
Volume
44
Number
1
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