Validation of the Addiction Severity Index
in French-speaking alcoholic patients.
The filth edition of the Addiction Severity Index
. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, 9, 199-213.
Drug and alcohol use and levels of psychological disturbance were assessed with composite scores derived from the Addiction Severity Index
, the most frequently used admission assessment tool currently in use.
Concurrent validity of the Addiction Severity Index
. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 171, 606-610.
Two different types of instruments, the Addiction Severity Index
(ASI) and the Substance Abuse Subtle Screening Inventory (SASSI), were selected.
An interesting study in this regard is one carried out among dual patients in the mental health system (n=106) or in addiction centres (n=120) which compared diagnosis, substance consumption and clinical severity by means of the DIS for the DSM-IV addiction severity index
. Very few differences between the groups were found.
Blum adds, "I am confident that the results from our mutual research will provide clinical evidence associating the GARS test with the Addiction Severity Index
It includes scales from the Addiction Severity Index
and an Expected Treatment Response (ETR) model, which provides an objective, evidence-based method to determine whether treatment is working by comparing expected progress with actual progress.
The fifth edition of the Addiction Severity Index
. Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment 9 (3): 199-213.
In this work, we consider the direct scores y, e) the European version of the Addiction Severity Index
(ASI) (McLellan et al., 1992), the EuropASI (Kokkevi & Hartgers, 1995).
No significant differences were found between groups in baseline Addiction Severity Index
score; mean age of initiation of heroin use; duration of daily use; or average intake of heroin in the past month.
Addiction Severity Index
Recent and Lifetime summary indexes based on nonparametric item response theory methods.