Anthony, James C.; Echeagaray-Wagner, Fernando
December 2000
Alcohol Research & Health;2000, Vol. 24 Issue 4, p203
Academic Journal
Presents information on the methodology used in the surveys conducted in 2000 to estimate the prevalence of either the individual or the concurrent consumption of and dependence on alcohol and tobacco in the United States. The National Household Survey on Drug Abuse; The National Comorbidity Survey.


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