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Student survey trends in reported alcohol use and influencing factors in Australia

This study utilised Australian student survey data to analyse trends in substance use and other associated influential factors. The findings indicate that substance use has decreased significantly from 1999 to 2015 and that these reductions may be associated with reductions in parents favourable attitudes towards substance use.

 

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Toumbourou JW, Rowland B, Ghayour-Minaie M, Sherker S, Patton GC, Williams JW. Student survey trends in reported alcohol use and influencing factors in Australia. Drug Alcohol Rev [Internet]. 2018 Jan 12 [cited 2018 Jan 18]; Available from: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/dar.12645/abstract