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Perceived norms among university students about their peers and drug use at a Chilean university [Normas percibidas por los estudiantes universitarios acerca de sus pares y uso de drogas en una universidad en Chile]

Ramirez Castillo, Julia; Cunningham, John; Brands, Bruna; Strike, Carol; Wright, Maria da Gloria Miotto


This study analyzes the relationship between perceived norms about drug use among peers and actual use among university students. This is a qualitative, multicenter study involving sophomore and junior students of the health courses of a Chilean university. Participants were 286 (75.2%) of the total 380 university students. Results: more than 50% of the students notice that their peers smoke cigarettes on a daily basis, drink alcohol three times a week, and use marijuana once a week and cocaine...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2009
Type: Journal article
Source: Revista Latino-Americano de Enfermagem


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