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Revista chilena de pediatría

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FLORENZANO U, Ramón; SOTOMAYOR C, Patricia  and  OTAVA T, Magdalena. A comparative study of the role of familial socialisation and personality factors in juvenil pharmacodependency. Rev. chil. pediatr. [online]. 2001, vol.72, n.3, pp.219-233. ISSN 0370-4106.

The objective of this paper was to establish the predictive incidence of familial and personality factors in the consumption of drugs and alcohol in adolescents. A representative sample of 467 adolescents from the Metropolitan Region of Santiago, Chile, were interviewed using the Chilean version of the Minessota Health Survey (ECRA-2), FACES III (family cohesion and adpatability) and DOI-JA (dimensions of personality). Using logistic regression analysis 4 areas were identified with a predictive capacity for adolescent drug and alcohol consumption. These were family cohesion, age, presocial and antisocial behavio

Keywords : family; personality factors; drugs and alcohol consumption; adolescents.

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