Frequency of Drug Use as a Function of Stimulant Treatment in Childhood

MeasureUntreated (N = 21)Treated (N = 98)FPEta2
Current alcohol/drug use
 Average no. of alcoholic drinks per wk5.
 No. of times gotten drunk in past 3 mo3.85.96.413.4
 No. of times used drugs in past 3 mo6.019.710.625.7
Lifetime frequencies for
 Any stimulant
 Other Drugs
  • NS indicates not significant.

    “Any stimulant” reflects a summation of cocaine with amphetamine use.