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Alcohol and injuries: Emergency department studies in an international perspective, Alcohol-attributable injuries are of a growing concern to the public health community, with alcohol-related injuries such as road traffic accidents, burns, poisonings, falls and drownings making up more than a third of the disease burden attributable to alcohol :// The prevalence of alcohol dependence increased from to % between the s and s , paralleled with a sharp increase in per-capita alcohol consumption from litres in to 7 Despite lower levels of alcohol consumption, older persons may be more susceptible to addictive central nervous system effects than younger persons because of physiologic changes in psychotropic drug and alcohol metabolism. Clinicians should consider patients' alcohol consumption patterns before prescribing sedative-hypnotic :// The validity of self–reported alcohol consumption and alcohol problems: A literature review. Br J Addict –, Midanik, L.T. Comparing usual quantity/frequency and graduated frequency scales to assess yearly alcohol consumption: Results from the United States National Alcohol › Home › Publications.
capita alcohol consumption over time in Canada as illustrated in Figure 1. Peak consumption occurred in the mids when most of the baby boomers were in their :// UNRECORDED ALCOHOL CONSUMPTION – TRENDS AND EFFECTS. An indirect method to estimate unrecorded alcohol consumption. Since , unrecorded alcohol consumption in Sweden has been monitored by monthly surveys, but prior to that, and in most other countries, systematic data are :// Unrecorded alcohol consumption The unrecorded alcohol consumption in Papua New Guinea is estimated to be litres pure alcohol per capita for population older than 15 for the years after (estimated by a group of key alcohol experts).1 Morbidity, health and social problems from alcohol use Beverage Consumption Patterns and Trends. This section provides first an overview of the trends in key beverages and their consumption patterns and then focuses on age-specific patterns. For the overall trends two sets of data are provided: consumption for children aged 2 to 18 and then for adults aged 19 and ://
14 Breslow RA, Castle IP, Chen CM, et al.: Trends in alcohol consumption among older Americans: National Health Interview Surveys, to Alcohol Clin Exp Res ; –Crossref, Medline, Google Scholar. 15 Han BH, Moore AA, Ferris R, et al.: Binge drinking among older adults in the United States, to The main conclusion is that alcohol consumption is an important factor when we wish to explain changes in homicide rates over time. Several time-series analyses of aggregate-level data have demonstrated that an increase in alcohol consumption is followed by an increase in homicide :// Abstract. Aims: Over recent decades there has been a striking increase in alcohol consumption and related problems in China. As China holds over 22% of the world's population this has a significant potential impact on world health. Here we review English- and Chinese-language publications on the prevalence of alcohol consumption and related problems in China, and treatment and control Consumption Patterns. Beer, wine, and spirits all contain ethyl alcohol (ethanol) in differing concentrations. A standard drink consists of 12 ounces of beer, 5 ounces of wine, or ounces of