Prevalence of problem drinking in a Venezuelan Native American population.

@article{Seale2002PrevalenceOP,
  title={Prevalence of problem drinking in a Venezuelan Native American population.},
  author={J. Paul Seale and Josiah D Seale and Manuel Alvarado and Robert L. Vogel and Nebbie Elizabeth Terry},
  journal={Alcohol and alcoholism},
  year={2002},
  volume={37 2},
  pages={
          198-204
        }
}
This is the first study of alcohol-related problems among a Latin American indigenous population using the Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT). A randomly selected community sample consisting of 3% of the adult population of the tribe completed oral interviews (n = 105 adults, completion rate 86%). The majority of both men (98%) and women (53%) had drunk alcohol at some time in their lives, with 94 and 26% respectively having consumed alcohol within the past 12 months. Using a cut… CONTINUE READING

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