H Wechsler

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Alcohol policy enforcement and changes in student drinking rates in a statewide public college system: a follow-up study
    Sion K Harris
    Center for Adolescent Substance Abuse Research, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 5:18. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Drinking levels, alcohol problems and secondhand effects in substance-free college residences: results of a national study
    H Wechsler
    Department of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 62:23-31. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Binge drinking and the American college student: what's five drinks?
    H Wechsler
    Department of Health and Social Behavior, Henry Wechsler and Toben F Nelson Harvard School of Public Health Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 15:287-91. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Trends in college binge drinking during a period of increased prevention efforts. Findings from 4 Harvard School of Public Health College Alcohol Study surveys: 1993-2001
    Henry Wechsler
    Department of Health and Social Behavior at the Harvard School of Public Health in Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Coll Health 50:203-17. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Relationship between level of consumption and harms in assessing drink cut-points for alcohol research: Commentary on "Many college freshmen drink at levels far beyond the binge threshold" by white et Al
    Henry Wechsler
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 30:922-7. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Drinking and driving among college students: the influence of alcohol-control policies
    Henry Wechsler
    Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Health and Social Behavior, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Prev Med 25:212-8. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Secondhand effects of student alcohol use reported by neighbors of colleges: the role of alcohol outlets
    Henry Wechsler
    Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Health and Social Behavior, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Soc Sci Med 55:425-35. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Colleges respond to student binge drinking: reducing student demand or limiting access
    Henry Wechsler
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115 6096, USA
    J Am Coll Health 52:159-68. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Perception and reality: a national evaluation of social norms marketing interventions to reduce college students' heavy alcohol use
    Henry Wechsler
    Department of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 64:484-94. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint What we have learned from the Harvard School Of Public Health College Alcohol Study: focusing attention on college student alcohol consumption and the environmental conditions that promote it
    Henry Wechsler
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 69:481-90. 2008

Detail Information

Publications62

  1. pmc Alcohol policy enforcement and changes in student drinking rates in a statewide public college system: a follow-up study
    Sion K Harris
    Center for Adolescent Substance Abuse Research, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Ave, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 5:18. 2010
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Drinking levels, alcohol problems and secondhand effects in substance-free college residences: results of a national study
    H Wechsler
    Department of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 62:23-31. 2001
    ..This study examines alcohol use, associated problems and secondhand effects among residents of substance-free and alcohol-free housing on U.S. college campuses...
  3. ncbi request reprint Binge drinking and the American college student: what's five drinks?
    H Wechsler
    Department of Health and Social Behavior, Henry Wechsler and Toben F Nelson Harvard School of Public Health Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 15:287-91. 2001
    ..The use of the term binge drinking and the 5/4 measure have helped to advance the understanding of college alcohol use over the past 10 years. The present article discusses the importance, relevance, and utility of this measure...
  4. ncbi request reprint Trends in college binge drinking during a period of increased prevention efforts. Findings from 4 Harvard School of Public Health College Alcohol Study surveys: 1993-2001
    Henry Wechsler
    Department of Health and Social Behavior at the Harvard School of Public Health in Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Coll Health 50:203-17. 2002
    ..Other significant changes included increases in immoderate drinking and harm among drinkers. More students lived in substance-free housing and encountered college educational efforts and sanctions resulting from their alcohol use...
  5. ncbi request reprint Relationship between level of consumption and harms in assessing drink cut-points for alcohol research: Commentary on "Many college freshmen drink at levels far beyond the binge threshold" by white et Al
    Henry Wechsler
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 30:922-7. 2006
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Drinking and driving among college students: the influence of alcohol-control policies
    Henry Wechsler
    Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Health and Social Behavior, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Prev Med 25:212-8. 2003
    ..However, most studies have been conducted in single colleges or states. This study used a national sample to examine policy factors associated with alcohol-involved driving...
  7. ncbi request reprint Secondhand effects of student alcohol use reported by neighbors of colleges: the role of alcohol outlets
    Henry Wechsler
    Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Health and Social Behavior, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Soc Sci Med 55:425-35. 2002
    ..The results suggest that neighborhood disruptions around colleges due to heavy alcohol use may be reduced by limiting the presence of alcohol outlets in those areas, and the marketing practices that this engenders...
  8. ncbi request reprint Colleges respond to student binge drinking: reducing student demand or limiting access
    Henry Wechsler
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115 6096, USA
    J Am Coll Health 52:159-68. 2004
    ..Colleges may want to reconsider prevention initiatives that focus exclusively on demand or supply. They may also want to examine the extent to which funding is the driving force shaping the direction of their alcohol initiatives...
  9. ncbi request reprint Perception and reality: a national evaluation of social norms marketing interventions to reduce college students' heavy alcohol use
    Henry Wechsler
    Department of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 64:484-94. 2003
    ..To evaluate a widely used intervention to reduce college student alcohol use, we studied student drinking patterns at colleges that employed social norms marketing programs and those that did not...
  10. ncbi request reprint What we have learned from the Harvard School Of Public Health College Alcohol Study: focusing attention on college student alcohol consumption and the environmental conditions that promote it
    Henry Wechsler
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 69:481-90. 2008
    ..In particular, the roles of campus culture, alcohol control policies, enforcement of policies, access, availability, pricing, marketing, and special promotions of alcohol are highlighted...
  11. ncbi request reprint College smoking policies and smoking cessation programs: results of a survey of college health center directors
    H Wechsler
    Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
    J Am Coll Health 49:205-12. 2001
    ..Recommended actions include campus-wide no-smoking policies that apply to student residences and identification of new ways of providing smoking prevention and cessation services...
  12. ncbi request reprint Alcohol use and problems at colleges banning alcohol: results of a national survey
    H Wechsler
    Department of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 62:133-41. 2001
    ..This study examines student alcohol use and associated problems, including drinking and driving, at U.S. colleges that ban alcohol for all students on campus...
  13. ncbi request reprint College binge drinking in the 1990s: a continuing problem. Results of the Harvard School of Public Health 1999 College Alcohol Study
    H Wechsler
    Department of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
    J Am Coll Health 48:199-210. 2000
    ..Although it may take more time for interventions to take effect, the actions college health providers have undertaken thus far may not be a sufficient response...
  14. ncbi request reprint What colleges are doing about student binge drinking. A survey of college administrators
    H Wechsler
    Department of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
    J Am Coll Health 48:219-26. 2000
    ..Less common were program evaluations, community agreements, or neighborhood exchanges. Prevention practices varied with institutional characteristics and the surveyed administrators' perceptions of the severity of alcohol problems...
  15. ncbi request reprint Environmental correlates of underage alcohol use and related problems of college students
    H Wechsler
    Department of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Prev Med 19:24-9. 2000
    ..Underage alcohol use is a major contributor to morbidity and mortality in adolescents and young adults. This study examined drinking levels and ensuing problems among college students and factors associated with binge drinking...
  16. ncbi request reprint College students define binge drinking and estimate its prevalence: results of a national survey
    H Wechsler
    Department of Health and Social Medicine, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, USA
    J Am Coll Health 49:57-64. 2000
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Cigarette use by college students in smoke-free housing: results of a national study
    H Wechsler
    Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Health and Social Behavior, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Prev Med 20:202-7. 2001
    ..This paper examines whether students residing in smoke-free residences are less likely to smoke cigarettes than students in other campus residences, and if such lower rates apply to all types of students and colleges...
  18. ncbi request reprint US college students' use of tobacco products: results of a national survey
    N A Rigotti
    Division of General Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, 50 Staniford St, 9th Floor, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    JAMA 284:699-705. 2000
    ..Cigarette smoking has been described among college students, but little is known about non-cigarette tobacco use by college students or cigar use by adults of any age...
  19. ncbi request reprint Alcohol-related aggression and drinking at off-campus parties and bars: a national study of current drinkers in college
    Thomas C Harford
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, School of Public Health, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 64:704-11. 2003
    ..This study examines relationships between alcohol-related aggression and drinking at off-campus parties and bars. Other background variables include gender, year in school, residence and heavy drinking in college...
  20. ncbi request reprint Early age of first drunkenness as a factor in college students' unplanned and unprotected sex attributable to drinking
    Ralph Hingson
    Boston University School of Public Health Social and Behavioral Sciences Department, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Pediatrics 111:34-41. 2003
    ..This study explores whether first getting drunk at a younger age is associated with a greater likelihood of college students reporting that they had unplanned or unprotected sexual intercourse because of their drinking...
  21. ncbi request reprint Correlates of rape while intoxicated in a national sample of college women
    Meichun Mohler-Kuo
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 65:37-45. 2004
    ..The purpose of the present study was to present prevalence data for rape under the condition of intoxication when the victim is unable to consent and to identify college and individual-level risk factors associated with that condition...
  22. ncbi request reprint Age of first intoxication, heavy drinking, driving after drinking and risk of unintentional injury among U.S. college students
    Ralph Hingson
    Social and Behavioral Sciences Department, Boston University School of Public Health, 715 Albany Street, T2W, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 64:23-31. 2003
    ..It also investigated whether these results occur because these students believe they can drink more and still drive legally and safely...
  23. ncbi request reprint Attendance and alcohol use at parties and bars in college: a national survey of current drinkers
    Thomas C Harford
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, School of Public Health, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 63:726-33. 2002
    ..This study examines attendance and alcohol use at parties and bars among college students by gender, residence, year in school and legal drinking age...
  24. ncbi request reprint Underage college students' drinking behavior, access to alcohol, and the influence of deterrence policies. Findings from the Harvard School of Public Health College Alcohol Study
    Henry Wechsler
    Department of Health and Social Behavior at the Harvard School of Public Health in Boston, USA
    J Am Coll Health 50:223-36. 2002
    ..A majority of underage students supported increasing efforts to control underage drinking. The results suggest that additional policy efforts to control underage drinking may be effective and feasible...
  25. ncbi request reprint Social influences on substance-use behaviors of gay, lesbian, and bisexual college students: findings from a national study
    Marla E Eisenberg
    Department of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health, USA
    Soc Sci Med 57:1913-23. 2003
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and college athletes
    T F Nelson
    Department of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Med Sci Sports Exerc 33:43-7. 2001
    ..This study examines heavy episodic alcohol consumption and associated harms in collegiate athletes in the United States. The factors which may promote or deter such use are explored...
  27. ncbi request reprint College alcohol use: a full or empty glass?
    H Wechsler
    College Alcohol Studies, Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Health and Social Behavior, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Coll Health 47:247-52. 1999
    ..Therefore, it may not be possible to design an effective "one size fits all" approach to address college alcohol use...
  28. ncbi request reprint Substance use behaviors among college students with same-sex and opposite-sex experience: results from a national study
    Marla Eisenberg
    Department of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health, 677 Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Addict Behav 28:899-913. 2003
    ..This study seeks to describe the population of college students with same-sex sexual experience and determine if these students report more substance use than their peers with only opposite-sex experience...
  29. ncbi request reprint Reducing drinking and related harms in college: evaluation of the "A Matter of Degree" program
    Elissa R Weitzman
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    Am J Prev Med 27:187-96. 2004
    ..To examine the effects of a multisite environmental prevention initiative, the "A Matter of Degree" (AMOD) program, on student heavy alcohol consumption and resultant harms at ten colleges...
  30. pmc The state sets the rate: the relationship among state-specific college binge drinking, state binge drinking rates, and selected state alcohol control policies
    Toben F Nelson
    Harvard School of Public Health, Landmark Center, Rm 445 B, 401 Park Dr, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:441-6. 2005
    ..We assessed the relationship between college binge drinking, binge drinking in the general population, and selected alcohol control policies...
  31. ncbi request reprint Correlates of college student gambling in the United States
    Richard A LaBrie
    Division on Addictions, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Am Coll Health 52:53-62. 2003
    ..The concordance of characteristics associated with both gambling and binge drinking suggested a disposition to take risks that is independent of the risk objects...
  32. pmc Watering down the drinks: The moderating effect of college demographics on alcohol use of high-risk groups
    Henry Wechsler
    Harvard School of Public Health and Social Behavior, Boston, MA 02115 6096, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:1929-33. 2003
    ..This study examined whether colleges with larger enrollments of students from demographic groups with lower rates of binge drinking exert a moderating effect on students from groups with higher binge drinking rates...
  33. ncbi request reprint Disparities in overweight and obesity among US college students
    Toben F Nelson
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Am J Health Behav 31:363-73. 2007
    ..To examine social disparities and behavioral correlates of overweight and obesity over time among college students...
  34. ncbi request reprint The effect of a campus-community environmental alcohol prevention initiative on student drinking and driving: results from the "a matter of degree" program evaluation
    Toben F Nelson
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Traffic Inj Prev 6:323-30. 2005
    ..This study evaluates the effect on drinking and driving outcomes of the "A Matter of Degree" program, a campus-community coalition initiative to reduce college binge drinking...
  35. ncbi request reprint Heavy drinking and alcohol policy enforcement in a statewide public college system
    John R Knight
    Department of Medicine, Center for Adolescent Substance Abuse Research, Children s Hospital Boston, 300 Longwood Avenue, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 64:696-703. 2003
    ..To assess the association between heavy drinking and alcohol policy enforcement following the institution of a new system-wide alcohol policy at Massachusetts public colleges and universities...
  36. ncbi request reprint More Canadian students drink but American students drink more: comparing college alcohol use in two countries
    Meichun Kuo
    Department of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Addiction 97:1583-92. 2002
    ..To compare alcohol use among US and Canadian college students...
  37. ncbi request reprint Taking up binge drinking in college: the influences of person, social group, and environment
    Elissa R Weitzman
    Department of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health, Landmark Center, Boston, Massachusetts 02215, USA
    J Adolesc Health 32:26-35. 2003
    ..To identify person, social group, and environmental factors associated with uptake of binge drinking among a national sample of college students...
  38. ncbi request reprint Alcohol abuse and dependence among U.S. college students
    John R Knight
    Department of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, and Children s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 63:263-70. 2002
    ..To estimate the prevalence of alcohol abuse and dependence among U.S. college students, and to identify characteristics associated with these diagnoses...
  39. ncbi request reprint The relationship of alcohol outlet density to heavy and frequent drinking and drinking-related problems among college students at eight universities
    Elissa R Weitzman
    Department of Health and Social Behavior, Harvard School of Public Health, Landmark Center, 401 Park Drive, P O Box Boston, MA 15678, 02215, USA
    Health Place 9:1-6. 2003
    ..01), frequent drinking (r=0.73, p=0.04) and drinking-related problems (r=0.79, p=0.02). Women, underage students and students who picked up binge drinking in college were affected. Implications for prevention and research are discussed...
  40. ncbi request reprint School spirits: alcohol and collegiate sports fans
    Toben F Nelson
    Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Health and Social Behavior, 401 Perk Drive, PO Box 15678, Boston, MA 02215, USA
    Addict Behav 28:1-11. 2003
    ..The percentage of sports fans at a school was associated with binge drinking rates and the secondhand effects. The implications for those working with college athletics and for alcohol prevention personnel are discussed...
  41. ncbi request reprint Guns and gun threats at college
    Matthew Miller
    Harvard School of Public Health, Harvard Injury Control Research Center, Department of Health Policy and Management, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Coll Health 51:57-65. 2002
    ..Students who reported having firearms at college disproportionately reported that they engaged in behaviors that put themselves and others at risk for injury...
  42. pmc Will increasing alcohol availability by lowering the minimum legal drinking age decrease drinking and related consequences among youths?
    Henry Wechsler
    Department of Society, Human Development and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Public Health 100:986-92. 2010
    ..A wide range of empirically supported interventions is available to reduce underage drinking. Public health professionals can play a role in advocating these interventions...
  43. ncbi request reprint The marketing of alcohol to college students: the role of low prices and special promotions
    Meichun Kuo
    Harvard School of Public Health, Department of Health and Social Behavior, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Am J Prev Med 25:204-11. 2003
    ..This environment includes alcohol promotions, price specials, and advertising at drinking establishments that serve beer for on-premise consumption as well as retail outlets that sell beer for off-premise consumption...
  44. ncbi request reprint Trends in marijuana and other illicit drug use among college students: results from 4 Harvard School of Public Health College Alcohol Study surveys: 1993-2001
    Meichun Mohler-Kuo
    Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    J Am Coll Health 52:17-24. 2003
    ..They also either smoked, were binge drinkers, and/or were users of another illicit drug. Drug prevention programs should emphasize heavy alcohol use and smoking and should start when students are in high school or earlier...
  45. pmc US college students' exposure to tobacco promotions: prevalence and association with tobacco use
    Nancy A Rigotti
    Tobacco Research and Treatment Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, 50 Staniford St, 9th Floor, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Am J Public Health 95:138-44. 2005
    ..We assessed young adults' exposure to the tobacco industry marketing strategy of sponsoring social events at bars, nightclubs, and college campuses...
  46. pmc Tobacco use by Massachusetts public college students: long term effect of the Massachusetts Tobacco Control Program
    N A Rigotti
    Tobacco Research and Treatment Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, 50 Staniford Street, 9th Floor, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Tob Control 11:ii20-4. 2002
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint Sports betting and other gambling in athletes, fans, and other college students
    Toben F Nelson
    School of Public Health, University of Minnesota, Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, 55454, USA
    Res Q Exerc Sport 78:271-83. 2007
    ..Athletes, sports fans, and students attending schools with high "sports interest" are appropriate targets for prevention efforts...
  48. pmc Alcohol-use disorders and nonmedical use of prescription drugs among U.S. college students
    Sean Esteban McCabe
    University of Michigan, Substance Abuse Research Center, 2025 Traverwood Drive, Suite C, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48105 2194, USA
    J Stud Alcohol Drugs 68:543-7. 2007
    ..S. college students. A secondary aim of this study was to identify individual-level and college-level characteristics associated with the co-occurrence of AUDs and NMPD...
  49. pmc Trends in non-medical use of anabolic steroids by U.S. college students: results from four national surveys
    Sean Esteban McCabe
    The University of Michigan, Substance Abuse Research Center, 2025 Traverwood Dr, Suite C, Ann Arbor, MI 48105 2194, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 90:243-51. 2007
    ..The characteristics associated with NMAS have important implications for future practice and research...
  50. ncbi request reprint Increasing MDMA use among college students: results of a national survey
    Jared Strote
    Department of Emergency Medicine, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California, USA
    J Adolesc Health 30:64-72. 2002
    ..To examine the prevalence and changing patterns of ecstasy use among college students, and to determine characteristics, associated behaviors, and interests of ecstasy users...
  51. ncbi request reprint Magnitude of alcohol-related mortality and morbidity among U.S. college students ages 18-24
    Ralph W Hingson
    Social and Behavioral Sciences Department, Boston University School of Public Health, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 63:136-44. 2002
    ..This report estimates the numbers of 18-24 year old United States college students who annually experience alcohol-related deaths, injuries and other health problems...
  52. pmc Trends and college-level characteristics associated with the non-medical use of prescription drugs among US college students from 1993 to 2001
    Sean Esteban McCabe
    University of Michigan, Substance Abuse Research Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48105 2194, USA
    Addiction 102:455-65. 2007
    ..e. amphetamines, opioids, sedatives, tranquilizers) and illicit drug use among US college students between 1993 and 2001...
  53. ncbi request reprint Vigorous physical activity among college students in the United States
    Toben F Nelson
    University of Minnesota Division of Epidemiology and Community Health, School of Public Health, 1300 S Second St, Suite 300, Minneapolis, MN 55454, USA
    J Phys Act Health 4:495-508. 2007
    ..Vigorous physical activity (VPA) declines from adolescence into adulthood, and social disparities in VPA exist. Physical activity is understudied in the college setting...
  54. ncbi request reprint College students' use of cocaine
    Jenny Williams
    University of Melbourne
    Subst Use Misuse 41:489-509. 2006
    ..No difference is found, however, in the demand for cocaine across gender...
  55. ncbi request reprint Nonmedical use of prescription opioids among U.S. college students: prevalence and correlates from a national survey
    Sean Esteban McCabe
    University of Michigan Substance Abuse Research Center, 2025 Traverwood Dr, Suite C, Ann Arbor, MI 48105 2194, United States
    Addict Behav 30:789-805. 2005
    ..This study examined the prevalence rates and correlates of nonmedical use of prescription opioid analgesics among U.S. college students in terms of student and college characteristics...
  56. ncbi request reprint The impact of current residence and high school drinking on alcohol problems among college students
    Thomas C Harford
    Department of Social and Behavioral Sciences, School of Public Health, Boston University, Massachusetts, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 63:271-9. 2002
    ..This study examines relationships between type of (current) residence, heavy episodic drinking in high school and alcohol-related problems among college students...
  57. ncbi request reprint College students' drinking: master's in social work compared with undergraduate students
    Ruth A Gassman
    Institute of Social Research, Indiana University, Bloomington 47405, USA
    Health Soc Work 27:184-92. 2002
    ..The MSW students, within age and gender categories, did not drink as excessively as the undergraduate students, although a greater percentage were recovering, a finding of high relevance for the training of these students...
  58. ncbi request reprint Non-medical use of prescription stimulants among US college students: prevalence and correlates from a national survey
    Sean Esteban McCabe
    University of Michigan, Substance Abuse Research Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48105, USA
    Addiction 100:96-106. 2005
    ..To examine the prevalence rates and correlates of non-medical use of prescription stimulants (Ritalin, Dexedrine or Adderall) among US college students in terms of student and college characteristics...
  59. ncbi request reprint Social smoking among US college students
    Susan Moran
    Tobacco Research and Treatment Center and Division of General Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School Boston, Massachusetts 02114, USA
    Pediatrics 114:1028-34. 2004
    ..Young smokers commonly identify themselves as "social smokers," a pattern of smoking behavior that is poorly understood. We assessed the prevalence and correlates of social smoking among US college students...
  60. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and marijuana use among college students: economic complements or substitutes?
    J Williams
    Department of Economics, University of Melbourne, Parkville, Australia
    Health Econ 13:825-43. 2004
    ..We find that alcohol and marijuana are economic complements and that policies that increase the full price of alcohol decrease participation in marijuana use...
  61. ncbi request reprint Magnitude of alcohol-related mortality and morbidity among U.S. college students ages 18-24: changes from 1998 to 2001
    Ralph Hingson
    Boston University School of Public Health, Center to Prevent Alcohol Problems Among Young People, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    Annu Rev Public Health 26:259-79. 2005
    ....
  62. ncbi request reprint Limits of current economic analyses of the demand for illicit drugs
    Jenny Williams
    University of Melbourne
    Subst Use Misuse 41:607-9. 2006