Alcohol use among immigrant Latino farmworkers in North Carolina.

  title={Alcohol use among immigrant Latino farmworkers in North Carolina.},
  author={Joseph G. Grzywacz and Sara A. Quandt and S. Isom and Thomas A. Arcury},
  journal={American journal of industrial medicine},
  volume={50 8},
BACKGROUND Heavy alcohol use among Latino farmworkers is believed to be common, but it remains poorly documented. METHODS Interviewer-administered survey questionnaires were administered to 151 Latino male farmworkers in Eastern North Carolina; topics included frequency of alcohol consumption, amount of alcohol typically consumed, frequency of consuming five or more drinks in a single setting, and signs of alcohol abuse/dependence. RESULTS Over one-quarter (26%) completely abstain from… CONTINUE READING

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