Table of Contents 1.
Table of Contents and Index of Tables and Charts 2.
Section 1: Substance Abuse and Dependence Instruments a.
The Composite International Diagnostic Interview (CIDI) b.
DSM-IV definitions of substance abuse and dependence 4.
Section 2: Alcohol Abuse and Dependence a.
Alcohol abuse and dependence in 2003 (wave 5), across survey years (1997-2003), and in respondents’ lifetimes b.
Coexistence of alcohol abuse and dependence c.
Merging 12-month and lifetime alcohol dependence data d.
Onset and persistence of alcohol dependence e.
Preliminary descriptive comparisons for alcohol dependence 5.
Section 3: Drug Abuse and Dependence a.
12-month measures of drug abuse and dependence in 2003 (wave 5) and across years b.
Lifetime measures of drug abuse and dependence c.
Coexistence of drug abuse and dependence d.
Merging 12-month and lifetime drug dependence data e.
Onset and persistence of drug dependence f.
Preliminary descriptive comparisons for drug dependence 6.
Section 4: Drug Use a.
Drug use in 2003 (wave 5), across years, and over respondents’ lifetimes b.
Preliminary descriptive comparisons for drug use 7.
Section 5: Conclusion and Policy Implications 8.
Appendix A: Comparison of dependence symptoms in the CIDI short- and long-forms 9.
Appendix B: Coding and measurement of lifetime and 12-month dependence and abuse variables 10.