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2020 Guam Virtual Conference on Substance use Disorders

Pacific, Guam,

Guam’s 2020 Virtual Conference on Substance use Disorders. Hosted by the Pacific Southwest ATTC for Guam.

Earn up to 8.0 CEs while presentations in the following featured tracks: 

  • Prevention
  • Treatment
  • Wellness
  • Special Populations
  • Recovery


 

Alcohol and Other Substance Use among a Sample of Young People in the Solomon Islands

Citation
Quinn, B. , Peach, E. , Wright, C. J., Lim, M. S., Davidson, L. and Dietze, P. (2017), Alcohol and other substance use among a sample of young people in the Solomon Islands. Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 41: 358-364. doi:10.1111/1753-6405.12669
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Abstract

Objective: Investigate alcohol and other substance use, with a focus on harmful alcohol use patterns, among young people in the Solomon Islands.

Methods: A structured, interviewer‐administered questionnaire was administered to respondents aged 15–24 years across four of the country's provinces in late 2015.