Comorbidity of posttraumatic stress disorder with alcohol dependence among US adults: results from National Epidemiological Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions.

TitleComorbidity of posttraumatic stress disorder with alcohol dependence among US adults: results from National Epidemiological Survey on Alcohol and Related Conditions.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsBlanco C, Xu Y, Brady K, Pérez-Fuentes G, Okuda M, Wang S
JournalDrug and alcohol dependence
Volume132
Issue3
Pagination630-8
Date Published2013 Oct 1
Abstract

Despite the high rates of comorbidity of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and alcohol dependence (AD) in clinical and epidemiological samples, little is known about the prevalence, clinical presentation, course, risk factors and patterns of treatment-seeking of co-occurring PTSD-AD among the general population.

DOI10.7863/ultra.32.9.1565
Alternate JournalDrug Alcohol Depend