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Driving while intoxicated among individuals initially untreated for alcohol use disorders: one- and sixteen-year follow-ups.

Timko C, Desai A, Blonigen DM, Moos BS, Moos RH. Driving while intoxicated among individuals initially untreated for alcohol use disorders: one- and sixteen-year follow-ups. Journal of studies on alcohol and drugs. 2011 Mar 1; 72(2):173-84.

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Abstract:

Among initially untreated individuals, sustained mutual help may be associated with a reduced number of occurrences of DWI via fewer drinking consequences and improved psychological functioning and coping. Treatment providers should attend to these concomitants of DWI and consider actively referring individuals to AA to ensure ongoing AA affiliation.





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