Tammy A Chung

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Alcohol use disorders identification test: factor structure in an adolescent emergency department sample
    Tammy Chung
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 26:223-31. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Changes in alcoholic patients' coping responses predict 12-month treatment outcomes
    T Chung
    Pittsburgh Adolescent Alcohol Research Center, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 69:92-100. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Limitations in the assessment of DSM-IV cannabis tolerance as an indicator of dependence in adolescents
    Tammy Chung
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, PA 15213, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 12:136-46. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Screening for cannabis use disorders in an adolescent emergency department sample
    Tammy Chung
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 3811 O Hara Street, PA 15213, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 70:177-86. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Course of alcohol problems in treated adolescents
    Tammy Chung
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburg Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 27:253-61. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of DSM-IV alcohol diagnoses and symptoms in adolescent community and clinical samples
    Tammy Chung
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, PA, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:546-54. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Concurrent and discriminant validity of DSM-IV symptoms of impaired control over alcohol consumption in adolescents
    Tammy Chung
    Pittsburgh Adolescent Alcohol Research Center, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 26:485-92. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Classification and course of alcohol problems among adolescents in addictions treatment programs
    T Chung
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 25:1734-42. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Assessment of alcohol tolerance in adolescents
    T Chung
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 62:687-95. 2001
  10. pmc Cannabis withdrawal is common among treatment-seeking adolescents with cannabis dependence and major depression, and is associated with rapid relapse to dependence
    Jack R Cornelius
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3811 O Hara Street, PAARC Suite, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Addict Behav 33:1500-5. 2008

Detail Information

Publications35

  1. ncbi request reprint Alcohol use disorders identification test: factor structure in an adolescent emergency department sample
    Tammy Chung
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 26:223-31. 2002
    ..Additionally, the utility of factor-specific cut scores in identifying patients with DSM-IV alcohol diagnoses was investigated...
  2. ncbi request reprint Changes in alcoholic patients' coping responses predict 12-month treatment outcomes
    T Chung
    Pittsburgh Adolescent Alcohol Research Center, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 69:92-100. 2001
    ..Further study of changes in the cognitive aspects of coping (i.e., appraisals and cognitive avoidance coping) is needed to determine mechanisms underlying cognitive processes associated with treatment outcomes...
  3. ncbi request reprint Limitations in the assessment of DSM-IV cannabis tolerance as an indicator of dependence in adolescents
    Tammy Chung
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, PA 15213, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 12:136-46. 2004
    ..Results suggest limitations of the DSM-IV and change-based operational definition of tolerance in adolescents...
  4. ncbi request reprint Screening for cannabis use disorders in an adolescent emergency department sample
    Tammy Chung
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 3811 O Hara Street, PA 15213, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 70:177-86. 2003
    ..Parent reports generally underestimated the adolescent's substance use. Questions on level of substance use generally provide an efficient method of screening adolescents for substance-related problems in an ED setting...
  5. ncbi request reprint Course of alcohol problems in treated adolescents
    Tammy Chung
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburg Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 27:253-61. 2003
    ..Findings highlight the influence of other drug use on posttreatment patterns of alcohol involvement and the need to consider the effect of normative developmental transitions on the course of adolescent-onset substance use disorders...
  6. ncbi request reprint Prevalence of DSM-IV alcohol diagnoses and symptoms in adolescent community and clinical samples
    Tammy Chung
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, PA, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 41:546-54. 2002
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  7. ncbi request reprint Concurrent and discriminant validity of DSM-IV symptoms of impaired control over alcohol consumption in adolescents
    Tammy Chung
    Pittsburgh Adolescent Alcohol Research Center, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 26:485-92. 2002
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Classification and course of alcohol problems among adolescents in addictions treatment programs
    T Chung
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 25:1734-42. 2001
    ..Transition probabilities among the latent classes at 1-year follow-up and their predictors were used to characterize the short-term course of alcohol problems...
  9. ncbi request reprint Assessment of alcohol tolerance in adolescents
    T Chung
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 62:687-95. 2001
    ..e., average heavy-drinking quantity per occasion) in identifying adolescents with alcohol dependence...
  10. pmc Cannabis withdrawal is common among treatment-seeking adolescents with cannabis dependence and major depression, and is associated with rapid relapse to dependence
    Jack R Cornelius
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, 3811 O Hara Street, PAARC Suite, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Addict Behav 33:1500-5. 2008
    ..These findings suggest that cannabis withdrawal should be included as a diagnosis in the upcoming DSM-V, and should be listed in the upcoming criteria list for the DSM-V diagnostic category of cannabis dependence...
  11. doi request reprint Cannabis withdrawal predicts severity of cannabis involvement at 1-year follow-up among treated adolescents
    Tammy Chung
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Addiction 103:787-99. 2008
    ..This study contrasted the concurrent and predictive validity of three operational definitions of cannabis withdrawal in a sample of treated adolescents...
  12. ncbi request reprint Concurrent change in alcohol and drug problems among treated adolescents over three years
    Tammy Chung
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic Pittsburgh Adolescent Alcohol Research Center, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 69:420-9. 2008
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  13. pmc Ethnic differences in positive alcohol expectancies during childhood: the Pittsburgh Girls Study
    Tammy Chung
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 32:966-74. 2008
    ..This study used measurement invariance methods to examine ethnic differences in the development of alcohol expectancies, and examined risk factors associated with girls' positive expectancies...
  14. pmc Parental supervision and alcohol use in adolescence: developmentally specific interactions
    Duncan B Clark
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Dev Behav Pediatr 29:285-92. 2008
    ..This study examined the interaction of parental supervision and adolescent alcohol use from late childhood through middle adolescence...
  15. pmc How should we revise diagnostic criteria for substance use disorders in the DSM-V?
    Christopher S Martin
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 117:561-75. 2008
    ..The DSM-V should provide a framework that allows the integration of categorical and dimensional approaches to diagnosis. Important areas for further research are noted...
  16. pmc "What I got from treatment": predictors of treatment content received and association of treatment content with 6-month outcomes in adolescents
    Tammy Chung
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 37:171-81. 2009
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  17. pmc Brief screens for detecting alcohol use disorder among 18-20 year old young adults in emergency departments: Comparing AUDIT-C, CRAFFT, RAPS4-QF, FAST, RUFT-Cut, and DSM-IV 2-Item Scale
    Thomas M Kelly
    Pittsburgh Adolescent Alcohol Research Center, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, United States
    Addict Behav 34:668-74. 2009
    ..This study compared six of the briefest screening instruments for detecting DSM-IV-defined Alcohol Use Disorder (AUD) among older adolescents treated in Emergency Departments (ED)...
  18. pmc Subjective stimulant and sedative effects of alcohol during early drinking experiences predict alcohol involvement in treated adolescents
    Tammy Chung
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic Pittsburgh Adolescent Alcohol Research Center, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 70:660-7. 2009
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  19. pmc A parallel process model of the development of positive smoking expectancies and smoking behavior during early adolescence in Caucasian and African American girls
    Tammy Chung
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, United States
    Addict Behav 35:647-50. 2010
    ..Study results suggest the potential utility of culturally tailored smoking prevention efforts, and the potential secondary benefit of depression treatment to prevent smoking among at-risk girls...
  20. pmc Gender differences in the relationship between white matter organization and adolescent substance use disorders
    Dawn L Thatcher
    University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 110:55-61. 2010
    ..These findings suggest that the disruption of normal white matter development due to substance exposure may be more severe in females than in males...
  21. ncbi request reprint Item response theory analysis of diagnostic criteria for alcohol and cannabis use disorders in adolescents: implications for DSM-V
    Christopher S Martin
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 115:807-14. 2006
    ..The development process for the fifth edition (DSM-V) should be informed by statistical models such as those used in this study...
  22. ncbi request reprint Alcohol use frequency as a screen for alcohol use disorders in adolescents
    Duncan B Clark
    Pittsburgh Adolescent Alcohol Research Center, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Int J Adolesc Med Health 18:181-7. 2006
    ..These results indicate that an assessment of the frequency of alcohol use in the prior month provides an initial screen with acceptable sensitivity and specificity for use with adolescents...
  23. ncbi request reprint Multidisciplinary perspectives on impaired control over substance use
    Christopher S Martin
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 30:265-71. 2006
    ..Future clinical and experimental research should attempt to carefully define and measure particular aspects of impaired control and to seek insights from other disciplines...
  24. ncbi request reprint Adolescents' alcohol and drug use trajectories in the year following treatment
    Tammy Chung
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 65:105-14. 2004
    ..This study characterized treated teens' short-term alcohol and other drug use trajectories over 1-year follow-up...
  25. pmc Alcohol screening in young persons attending a sexually transmitted disease clinic. Comparison of AUDIT, CRAFFT, and CAGE instruments
    Robert L Cook
    Division of General Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 20:1-6. 2005
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  26. ncbi request reprint Diagnosis, course, and assessment of alcohol abuse and dependence in adolescents
    Tammy Chung
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Recent Dev Alcohol 17:5-27. 2005
    ..The chapter also provides an overview of brief alcohol screening instruments and other measures used in more comprehensive assessment of AUDs in adolescents...
  27. ncbi request reprint What were they thinking? Adolescents' interpretations of DSM-IV alcohol dependence symptom queries and implications for diagnostic validity
    Tammy Chung
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh Adolescent Alcohol Research Center, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 80:191-200. 2005
    ..We conducted a methodological study of DSM-IV symptom queries used to assess alcohol tolerance and impaired control over drinking to determine potential sources of measurement error...
  28. pmc Joint trajectory analysis of treated adolescents' alcohol use and symptoms over 1 year
    Tammy Chung
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh Adolescent Alcohol Research Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Addict Behav 30:1690-701. 2005
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  29. ncbi request reprint Young girls' expectancies about the effects of alcohol, future intentions and patterns of use
    Alison E Hipwell
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 66:630-9. 2005
    ..The current prospective study examines the prevalence and correlates of alcohol use, future intentions and alcohol-related expectancies among young girls from ages 8 to 10 years...
  30. ncbi request reprint Relapse to alcohol and other drug use in treated adolescents: review and reconsideration of relapse as a change point in clinical course
    Tammy Chung
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, United States
    Clin Psychol Rev 26:149-61. 2006
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  31. ncbi request reprint Classification and short-term course of DSM-IV cannabis, hallucinogen, cocaine, and opioid disorders in treated adolescents
    Tammy Chung
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, PA 15213, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 73:995-1004. 2005
    ..There was good agreement between latent classes and DSM-IV diagnosis. LTA suggested greater likelihood of transitioning to a less severe class at 1 year for all 4 drugs; in- and outpatients differed in pattern of change...
  32. pmc Double-blind fluoxetine trial in comorbid MDD-CUD youth and young adults
    Jack R Cornelius
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PAARC Suite, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 112:39-45. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that fluoxetine would demonstrate efficacy versus placebo for the treatment of the depressive symptoms and the cannabis use of adolescents and young adults with comorbid MDD/CUD...
  33. ncbi request reprint Alcohol use disorders among emergency department-treated older adolescents: a new brief screen (RUFT-Cut) using the AUDIT, CAGE, CRAFFT, and RAPS-QF
    Thomas M Kelly
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 28:746-53. 2004
    ..This study contrasted four brief screening instruments for detecting DSM-IV-defined AUD and tested a newly developed brief screen for use among ED-treated older adolescents...
  34. ncbi request reprint Nonproblem drinking outcomes in adolescents treated for alcohol use disorders
    Stephen A Maisto
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 10:324-31. 2002
    ..The results suggest alternative views of treatment goals, relapse, and treatment outcome in adolescents...
  35. ncbi request reprint Factor structure of the SOCRATES in a clinical sample of adolescents
    Stephen A Maisto
    Department of Psychology, Syracuse University, New York 13244, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 17:98-107. 2003
    ..The results were interpreted as supporting the use of the SOCRATES with clinical samples of adolescents...