Effectiveness of mass media campaigns for reducing drinking and driving and alcohol-involved crashes: a systematic review.

@article{Elder2004EffectivenessOM,
  title={Effectiveness of mass media campaigns for reducing drinking and driving and alcohol-involved crashes: a systematic review.},
  author={Randy W. Elder and Ruth A. Shults and David A. Sleet and James L. Nichols and Robert S. Thompson and Warda Mummy Rajab},
  journal={American journal of preventive medicine},
  year={2004},
  volume={27 1},
  pages={
          57-65
        }
}
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