Screening for psychiatric disorders and patterns of substance use in Medicine students
Cribado de trastornos psiquiátricos y patrones de consumo de sustancias en estudiantes de Medicina

Mirta Jacqueline Rossi, Jorge Alejandro Altemburger, Rubén Darío Picco, Juan Carlos Romero, Wilson Guzmán Cuevas, Luz Romina Melgarejo, Hugo Guillermo Adorno, Victor Ramón Adorno, Marco Antonio Caballero
2020 Anales de la Facultad de Ciencias Médicas (Asunción)  
Palabras Clave: Trastornos Relacionados con Sustancias, Trastornos Mentales, Estudiantes del Área de la Salud. Este es un artículo publicado en acceso abierto bajo una licencia Creative Commons Rossi, M. et al • Cribado de trastornos psiquiátricos y patrones de consumo de sustancias en estudiantes de Medicina An. ABSTRACT There are several mental disorders that are related to the consumption of alcohol and other drugs, a number of people develop an evolutionary pattern of abuse, whether it is
more » ... se, whether it is persistent or sporadic, it produces clinically significant disturbances or limitations with various manifestations at home, school and the job. The frequency and association between psychiatric disorders, patterns of substance use and socio-demographic variables in medical students of the National University of Asunción was determined. The study design was observational, analytical, cross-sectional. The population consisted of 626 medical students from the first to the fifth year, who were selected by a non-probabilistic convenience sampling. 3 questionnaires were applied that covered three aspects: sociodemographic data, drug abuse and psychiatric diagnosis.
doi:10.18004/anales/2020.053.03.41 fatcat:k5yx7xwdlfbxjms54pih23oiyi