Dimensions of risk behaviors among American Indian youth.

@article{Potthoff1998DimensionsOR,
  title={Dimensions of risk behaviors among American Indian youth.},
  author={Sandra J. Potthoff and Linda H. Bearinger and Carol L. Skay and Nadav Cassuto and Robert W Blum and Michael D. Resnick},
  journal={Archives of pediatrics & adolescent medicine},
  year={1998},
  volume={152 2},
  pages={
          157-63
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To explore the covariation of risk behaviors in a national sample of American Indian reservation-based youth using listwise principal components factor analysis and to determine how these risk behaviors may vary by age and sex. DESIGN Analysis of data from the National Indian Adolescent Health Survey, a validated anonymous self-report questionnaire of 162 items addressing various health domains. SETTING The survey was administered nationally in more than 200 reservation-based… CONTINUE READING

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