Adolescent substance use, parental monitoring, and leisure-time activities: 12-year outcomes of primary prevention in Iceland.

@article{Kristjansson2010AdolescentSU,
  title={Adolescent substance use, parental monitoring, and leisure-time activities: 12-year outcomes of primary prevention in Iceland.},
  author={Alfgeir L Kristjansson and Jack E. James and John P. Allegrante and Inga D{\'o}ra Sigf{\'u}sd{\'o}ttir and {\'A}sgeir R{\'u}nar Helgason},
  journal={Preventive medicine},
  year={2010},
  volume={51 2},
  pages={168-71}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine 12-year changes in alcohol use and cigarette smoking in response to community-based prevention activities among Icelandic adolescents. METHODS This study used a quasi-experimental, non-randomized control group design to compare outcomes in 4 Icelandic communities (n=3117) that participated in community-based substance use prevention activities designed to increase levels of parental monitoring and adolescent engagement in healthy leisure-time activities and a matched… CONTINUE READING

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