May 01, 2008
Genetics of Addiction

CME Activity

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Sample questions:
Four types of substance dependence are among the greatest public health problems in the United States. Which of the following is not one of these four?
Familial and genetic factors are important for the development of alcohol dependence, as established by twin, family, and adoption studies. The largest twin studies have yielded heritability estimates in which range?
There are currently two general methods that can be used to identify risk genes without a prior knowledge of risk mechanisms. One of these is called a genomewide association study. Which of the following statements is descriptive of this approach?