Reduction in non-abstinent World Health Organization (WHO) drinking risk levels and drug use disorders: 3-year follow-up results in the US general population.

Affiliation

Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health, 722 West 168th Street, New York, NY, 10032, USA; New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY, 10032, USA. Electronic address: [Email]

Abstract

To provide information on the clinical relevance of a reduction in the World Health Organization (WHO) drinking risk categories, we examined their relationship to an important indicator of how individuals feel and function: drug use disorders (DUDs), i.e., those involving substances other than alcohol.

Keywords

Alcohol use disorder,Clinical trial outcome,Drinking reduction,Drug use disorder,Substance dependence,WHO drinking risk levels,

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