Interventions to reduce harm associated with adolescent substance use.

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A major proportion of the disease burden and deaths for young people in developed nations is attributable to misuse of alcohol and illicit drugs. Patterns of substance use established in adolescence are quite stable and predict chronic patterns of use, mortality, and morbidity later in life. We integrated findings of systematic reviews to summarise evidence… (More)

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@article{Toumbourou2007InterventionsTR, title={Interventions to reduce harm associated with adolescent substance use.}, author={John Winston Toumbourou and Tim R Stockwell and Clayton Neighbors and G. Alan Marlatt and Jodi Sturge and J{\"{u}rgen Rehm}, journal={Lancet}, year={2007}, volume={369 9570}, pages={1391-401} }