Year: 1990 Source: Psychological Reports, v.66, no.3, pt.2, (June 1990), p.1363-1366 SIEC No: 19902068

66 female & 60 male high school students completed the MacAndrew Alcohol Scale (MAS) & portions of a suicide ideation scale. Boys scored significantly higher on the MAS than did girls. Results suggest that research must explore better the associations of thoughts of suicide & drug/alcohol dependency. (7 refs.)