Usual source of cigarettes and alcohol among US high school students.

  title={Usual source of cigarettes and alcohol among US high school students.},
  author={Sherry Everett Jones and Ralph S. Caraballo},
  journal={The Journal of school health},
  volume={84 8},
BACKGROUND Cigarette and alcohol use are common among youth. We examined sources of cigarettes and alcohol among youth who were current cigarette and alcohol users. METHODS We analyzed nationally representative data from the 2009 and 2011 national Youth Risk Behavior Surveys-biennial, school-based surveys of high school students in the United States. Students completed anonymous, self-administered questionnaires. Overall response rates were 71% for both years. RESULTS Among the 17.3% of… CONTINUE READING
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