Prevalence of treated behavioral disorders among adult shelter users : A longitudinal study.
Of 27,638 homeless adults admitted to Philadelphia public shelters in the years 1990 through 1992,20,1% received treatment for a mental health disorder, and 25.3% for a substance use disorder in the years 1985 through 1993.
An additional 20.7% were identified as having untreated substance use problems.
Overall, a total of 65.5% of adult shelter users were identified as ever having had a mental health or substance use problem, treated or untreated.
Mots-clés Pascal : Sans domicile fixe, Trouble psychiatrique, Alcoolisme, Toxicomanie, Prévalence, Epidémiologie, Etude longitudinale, Santé mentale, Pennsylvanie, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Adulte jeune, Homme, Adulte
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Homeless, Mental disorder, Alcoholism, Drug addiction, Prevalence, Epidemiology, Follow up study, Mental health, Pennsylvania, United States, North America, America, Young adult, Human, Adult
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 98-0126583
Code Inist : 002B18C14. Création : 22/06/1998.