Michigan alcoholism screening test


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Michigan alcoholism screening test

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MAST

A questionnaire composed of 25 questions designed to determine the likelihood of a person's dependency on alcohol.
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Administration of the Michigan Alcoholism Screening Test (MAST) at a student health service.
Item characteristics of the Michigan Alcoholism Screening Test.
Screening tools that identify problems experienced over the course of the person's lifetime include the CAGE questionnaire, the Michigan Alcoholism Screening Test (MAST), and the Young Adult Alcohol Problems Screening Test (YAAPST).
1992), (2) the Short Michigan Alcoholism Screening Test (SMAST) (Selzer et al.
Student drinking behavior was assessed on the self-report of the Michigan Alcoholism Screening Test (MAST; Seizer, 1971).
Compared with the Michigan Alcoholism Screening Test (MAST),[26] these items have a sensitivity of detecting an alcohol problem of 91.
Patients were also asked to complete the Short Michigan Alcoholism Screening Test (SMAST) unless they were identified as lifelong nondrinkers, meaning they denied alcohol consumption in the past month and denied ever drinking at least one standard drink(*1) of alcohol per month.
Screening instruments such as the CAGE questionnaire and the Michigan Alcoholism Screening Test are recommended for routine use by primary care physicians.

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