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Harmful alcohol use on campus: Impact on young people at university

Rickwood, Debra; George, Amanda; Parker, Rhian; Mikhailovich, Katja

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Young people at university are more likely to consume alcohol at harmful levels than their same-age peers who are not at university, and harmful alcohol use affects many aspects of campus life. This study aimed to investigate alcohol use and alcohol-related harms, both experienced and witnessed, among students at an Australian university. An online survey of 603 students aged 18-24 years revealed that almost half drank at harmful or hazardous levels and two-thirds had experienced harm from...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2011
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/27699
Source: Youth Studies Australia

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