The role of immigration age on alcohol and drug use among border and non-border Mexican Americans.

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BACKGROUND To determine the age of immigration at which the marked increase in risk for alcohol- and drug-use problems in adulthood is observed among Mexican American adults residing in 2 distinct contexts: the U.S.-Mexico border, and cities not proximal to the border. METHODS We used 2 samples of Mexican American adults: specifically, 1,307 who resided… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/acer.12440

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@article{Reingle2014TheRO, title={The role of immigration age on alcohol and drug use among border and non-border Mexican Americans.}, author={Jennifer M Reingle and R. B. Caetano and Britain A. Mills and Patrice A. C. Vaeth}, journal={Alcoholism, clinical and experimental research}, year={2014}, volume={38 7}, pages={2080-6} }