Alcohol consumption in tertiary education students

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p545
Academic Journal
The article presents a study in which students and staff within a tertiary education institution in Australia were surveyed to investigate patterns of alcohol use, alcohol-related problems, knowledge of current National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) guidelines for alcohol consumption and intentions to seek help for alcohol problems. It was found in the study that there is a disconnect between knowledge of relevant guidelines and actual behavior.


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