Resilience and patterns of health risk behaviors in California adolescents.

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OBJECTIVES Assess whether adolescent health risk behaviors cluster, and whether resiliency factors are associated with observed clusters. METHODS The cross-sectional population-weighted 2003 California Health Interview Survey was used (N=4010). Four gender-specific clusters were based on smoking, alcohol use, low fruit/vegetables consumption, and physical… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ypmed.2008.12.013

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@article{Mistry2009ResilienceAP, title={Resilience and patterns of health risk behaviors in California adolescents.}, author={Ritesh Mistry and William J. McCarthy and Antronette Toni Yancey and Yao Lu and Minal R. Patel}, journal={Preventive medicine}, year={2009}, volume={48 3}, pages={291-7} }