TITLE

Alcohol consumption in tertiary education students

PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p545
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
65249026

 

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