Year: 1984 Source: Annual Scientific Meeting of the Committee on Problems of Drug Dependence, Inc. (46th : 1984). 7p. SIEC No: 19870743

A study examining the long-term course of alcoholism in women who were systematically interviewed & diagnosed according to rigorous criteria at index & identifying pre-treatment characteristics associated with various outcomes 12 years after hospitalization is described. The first multivariate scale to predict prognosis in alcoholic women is presented. 7 Refs. (LH)