Health and behavioral consequences of binge drinking in college. A national survey of students at 140 campuses.

@article{Wechsler1994HealthAB,
  title={Health and behavioral consequences of binge drinking in college. A national survey of students at 140 campuses.},
  author={Henry Wechsler and Andrew Davenport and George W. Dowdall and Barbara A. Moeykens and Sergio M Castillo},
  journal={JAMA},
  year={1994},
  volume={272 21},
  pages={1672-7}
}
OBJECTIVE To examine the extent of binge drinking by college students and the ensuing health and behavioral problems that binge drinkers create for themselves and others on their campus. DESIGN Self-administered survey mailed to a national representative sample of US 4-year college students. SETTING One hundred forty US 4-year colleges in 1993. PARTICIPANTS A total of 17,592 college students. MAIN OUTCOME MEASURES Self-reports of drinking behavior, alcohol-related health problems, and… CONTINUE READING
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