Prevalence and perceived health effect of alcohol use among male undergraduate students in Owerri, South-East Nigeria: a descriptive cross-sectional study
- Perceptions of Alcohol Consumption: An Examination of Undergraduate Students' Perception of Harmful Alcohol Consumption as a Social Problem and its Relationship with Crime. Gann, M. Chad; Sarver III, Robert A.; Sarver, Mary B.; del Carmen, Alejandro // Southwest Journal of Criminal Justice;2012, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p159
This study examined undergraduate students' perceptions of harmful alcohol consumption as a social problem, and alcohol's relationship with crime. Research indicates that alcohol misuse costs taxpayers billions of dollars each year, yet consumption of alcohol is a social norm. The prediction is...
- Auditory threshold reduction on alcohol ingestion. Murata, Kouichi; Kawashima, Mitsuo; Inaba, Ryoichi // Psychopharmacology;2001, Vol. 157 Issue 2, p188
Rationale: Auditory threshold (AT) measurement method has become the standard behavioral procedure for describing auditory sensitivity. Therefore, the AT measurement method is applicable to evaluation of auditory function. However, only a few studies have been performed to clarify the alteration...
- The influence of blackouts on alcohol use expectancies. Buelow, George; Harbin, Judd // Journal of Alcohol & Drug Education;Fall96, Vol. 42 Issue 1, p25
Explores the relationship between alcohol-induced blackouts and alcohol expectancies in 123 college students from the Southeastern States. Definition of alcohol blackout; Injury due to decrements in physical coordination and lapses in impulse control and memory consolidation; Emotional stress...
- SOBERING NEWS. // Current Events;11/17/2000, Vol. 100 Issue 11, p1
Highlights the results of three scientific studies conducted in the United States linking heavy drinking of alcoholic beverages by teenagers to memory loss. Estimated number of U.S. teens that abuse alcohol; Use of magnetic resonance imaging to compare the sizes of various brain regions;...
- Memory loss more rapid from heavy drinking. Ryan, Patricia // Research Review (International Council on Active Aging);Jan2014, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p1
The article reports that men who drank more than 36 grams of alcohol per day experienced a more rapid cognitive decline in memory and executive function compared to those who drank the least amount of alcohol according to a study published in a January 28, 2014 issue of "Neurology."
- Alcohol Use Disorders and Hazardous Drinking among Undergraduates at English Universities: Some Limitations of the Survey by Heather et al. (2011). Heffernan, Thomas M // Alcohol & Alcoholism;Jul/Aug2011, Vol. 46 Issue 4, p371
In this article, the author discusses the limitations on the survey conducted by N. Heather and colleagues regarding hazardous drinking and alcohol use disorders of English college students from 2008 to 2009. The author says that the study did not establish the proportion of the students...
- Alcohol Use Disorders and Hazardous Drinking among Undergraduates at English Universities: a Reply to Heffernan. Heather, Nick // Alcohol & Alcoholism;Jul/Aug2011, Vol. 46 Issue 4, p372
A response by Nick Heather to a letter to the editor regarding their article "Alcohol use disorders and hazardous drinking among undergraduates at English universities" in the 2011 issue is presented.
- TANRI'YA BAÄžLILIK, MANEVÄ° BAÅžAÃ‡IKMA ve ALKOL KULLANIMI. HERNANDEZ, Giselle; SALERNO, Jessica M.; BOTTOMS, Bette L. // Dinbilimleri Journal;2013, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p259
We examined the effect of emotional God attachment on undergraduates' alcohol use generally and for coping purposes and whether spiritual coping styles (collaborative, deferring, and self-directing) drive this effect. As hypothesized, people who feel secure in their emotional relationship with...
- 'Excessive drinking - an inescapable part of university life?' A focus group study of Australian undergraduates. // British Dental Journal;1/9/2015, Vol. 218 Issue 1, p19
When planning strategies for shaping behaviour, 'blackouts, hangovers and waking up in someone else's bed' were not considered a negative but indeed a positive consequence of drinking by this selected group of students.