Adolescent alcohol use and violence: are brief interventions the answer?

Abstract

VIOLENCE AND ALCOHOL USE ARE RISK FACTORS for the 3 leading causes of death among individuals aged 12 to 20 years: unintentional injuries, homicide, and suicide. Thus, the devastating health effects of alcohol and violence on youth lead to an appropriately overwhelming desire to intervene in clinical practice. Brief counseling could be an answer. In adults… (More)
DOI: 10.1001/jama.2010.1088

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@article{Saitz2010AdolescentAU, title={Adolescent alcohol use and violence: are brief interventions the answer?}, author={Richard Saitz and Timothy S. Naimi}, journal={JAMA}, year={2010}, volume={304 5}, pages={575-7} }