Comparison of Alcohol Consumption and Alcohol Policies in the Czech Republic and Norway.

  title={Comparison of Alcohol Consumption and Alcohol Policies in the Czech Republic and Norway.},
  author={Helena Hnilicov{\'a} and Siri Nome and Karol{\'i}na Dobi{\'a}{\vs}ov{\'a} and Miroslav Zvolsk{\'y} and Roger Ekeberg Henriksen and Elena Olegovna Tulupova and Zuzana Kmecov{\'a}},
  journal={Central European journal of public health},
  volume={25 2},
OBJECTIVE The Czech Republic is characterized by high alcohol consumption and is well known as the world's biggest consumer of beer. In contrast, the alcohol consumption in Norway is relatively low. In this article, we describe and discuss alcohol policy development in the Czech Republic since the mid-1980s to the present and its impact on the alcohol consumption and compare our findings, including the dynamics of the total alcohol consumption and the development of drinking patterns among… Expand
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