Personal, family and social functioning among older couples concordant and discordant for high-risk alcohol consumption.

@article{Moos2011PersonalFA,
  title={Personal, family and social functioning among older couples concordant and discordant for high-risk alcohol consumption.},
  author={Rudolf H. Moos and Kathleen K Schutte and Penny L L Brennan and Bernice S. Moos},
  journal={Addiction},
  year={2011},
  volume={106 2},
  pages={324-34}
}
AIMS This study compares the personal, family and social functioning of older husbands and wives concordant or discordant for high-risk alcohol consumption and identifies predictors of changes in concordance and high-risk consumption. DESIGN, PARTICIPANTS, MEASUREMENTS Three groups of couples were identified at baseline and followed 10 years later: (i) concordant couples in which husbands and wives engaged in low-risk alcohol consumption (n = 54); (ii) concordant couples in which husbands and… CONTINUE READING