Registration of Tobacco, Coffee and Substance Use Among Acutely Admitted Psychiatric Patients
This is a study of the registration of tobacco, coffee and substance abuse among acutely admitted psychiatric patients.
|Study Design:||Observational Model: Defined Population
Primary Purpose: Screening
Time Perspective: Longitudinal
Time Perspective: Prospective
|Official Title:||Registration of Tobacco, Coffee and Substance Use Among Acutely Admitted Psychiatric Patients|
|Study Start Date:||October 2004|
|Estimated Study Completion Date:||June 2010|
We will include all patients acutely admitted to Østmarka Psychiatric Hospital to register this population's use of coffee, tobacco and substances. We will determine whether this differs from other populations, between diagnoses, age, etc.
We will also compare results of substance in immunologic rapid urine tests taken by the nurse at the hospital with substance in urine tested in laboratory with LC/MS (liquid chromatography/mass spectrometry).
|Østmarka Psychiatric Department, St. Olavs Hospital, University Hospital of Trondheim|
|Principal Investigator:||Gunnar Morken, MD, PhD||Norwegian Ministry of Education and Research|