Cognitive ability in early adulthood as a predictor of habitual drug use during later military service and civilian life: the Vietnam Experience Study

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James White, Laust Hvas Mortensen, G David Batty

Recent reports have linked cognitive ability (IQ) with alcohol dependency, but the relationship with illegal drug use is not well understood.
Original languageEnglish
JournalDrug and Alcohol Dependence
Volume125
Issue number1-2
Pages (from-to)164-8
Number of pages5
ISSN0376-8716
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Sep 2012

    Research areas

  • Adult, Amphetamine-Related Disorders, Barbiturates, Cognition, Ethnic Groups, Health Surveys, Heroin Dependence, Humans, Income, Intelligence Tests, Male, Marijuana Abuse, Middle Aged, Military Personnel, Odds Ratio, Predictive Value of Tests, Risk Factors, Socioeconomic Factors, Stress Disorders, Post-Traumatic, Substance-Related Disorders, Veterans, Vietnam Conflict

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