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What are the tests for substance abuse?

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Dr. Jeffrey Roth
Addiction Medicine 44 years experience
CAGE: The simplest test for substance abuse is the CAGE questionnaire: Have you ever felt you needed to Cut down on your use? Have people Annoyed you by criticizing your using? Have you ever felt Guilty about using? Have you ever felt you needed to use first thing in the morning (Eye-opener) to steady your nerves or to medicate withdrawal?
Last updated Jan 27, 2020


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