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Severity of Amphetamine Dependency Questionnaire (SAmDQ)

Purpose:

To evaluate a patient who abuses amphetamines for signs of dependence using the Severity of Amphetamine Dependency Questionnaire (SQmDQ).

Specialty:

Psychiatry

Objective:

severity, prognosis, stage, compliance/adherence, overdose and reversal

ICD-10:

F15

Description:

Churchill et al developed the Amphetamine Dependency Questionnaire (SAmDQ) to gauge the severity of a patient's dependency on amphetamine. It is used to evaluate a patient who injects amphetamines. It is modeled on the Severity of Alcohol Dependence Questionnaire (SADQ) and the Severity of Opiate Dependence Questionnaire (SODQ).

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