Binge drinking among college students: a comparison of California with other states.

@article{Wechsler1997BingeDA,
  title={Binge drinking among college students: a comparison of California with other states.},
  author={Henry Wechsler and Milford Fulop and Ana Isabel Padilla and Hye-ryeon Lee and Kevin R. Patrick},
  journal={Journal of American college health : J of ACH},
  year={1997},
  volume={45 6},
  pages={273-7}
}
California college students (1,864 students from 15 colleges) were compared with students who participated in the Harvard School of Public Health College Alcohol Study, which surveyed 17,592 students in 140 colleges nationwide. California college students, in comparison with the remainder of the nation, were less frequent drinkers; less frequent binge drinkers; exhibited fewer personal problems and risks associated with heavy episodic drinking, including drinking and driving; and reported fewer… CONTINUE READING