socioeconomic status

Socioeconomic Inequalities in Adolescent Substance Use

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Shackleton, Nichola, Barry John Milne, and John Jerrim. "Socioeconomic inequalities in adolescent substance use: evidence from twenty-four European countries." Substance use & misuse (2019): 1-6.
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There is evidence to suggest clear social and economic inequalities in adolescent smoking and alcohol use. 

A recent study has used data from the European School Survey Project on Alcohol and Other Drugs (ESPAD) to examine socioeconomic inequalities in harmful adolescent substance use across 24 European countries at two time points: 2007 (n= 473,877) and 2011 (n= 471,060).

Effectiveness Bank Analysis. REVISED: Strong Therapeutic Relationships Help Clients Get Where They Want to Be

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Psychotherapy: 2018, 55(4), p. 316-340.
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Comprehensive review for the American Psychological Association concludes that the working relationship between clients and counsellors/therapists is one of the largest and most consistent determinants of outcomes. Includes practice recommendations.

Socioeconomic Status and Cigarette Expenditure among US Households: Results from 2010 to 2015 Consumer Expenditure Survey

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Siahpush M, Farazi PA, Maloney SI, et al Socioeconomic status and cigarette expenditure among US households: results from 2010 to 2015 Consumer Expenditure Survey BMJ Open 2018;8:e020571. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-020571
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Objectives: To examine (1) the association between household socioeconomic status (SES) and whether a household spends money on cigarettes and (2) socioeconomic variations in proportion of total household expenditure spent on cigarettes among smoking households.

The Contribution of Health Behaviours to Socioeconomic Inequalities in Health

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Dusan Petrovic, Carlos de Mestral, Murielle Bochud, Mel Bartley, Mika Kivimäki, Paolo Vineis, Johan Mackenbach, Silvia Stringhini, The contribution of health behaviors to socioeconomic inequalities in health: A systematic review, Preventive Medicine, Volume 113, 2018, Pages 15-31, ISSN 0091-7435, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ypmed.2018.05.003.
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A study published in the Journal of Preventative Medicine explores the "role of health behaviours in explaining socioeconomic inequalities in health" through a systematic review. 

Socioeconomic Status and Alcohol-Related Harm: What's the Link?

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New research published in The Lancet Public Health has examined the link between alcohol-related health effects and socioeconomic status.

The study suggests that the less affluent a person is, the less likely they are to suffer from alcohol-attributable harm. The authors found this to be the case even after accounting for extraneous variables such as drinking patterns, obesity and smoker status.

Excessive Drinking: More a Result of Low Socioeconomic Status Than Access to Alcohol?

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Among US neighbourhoods, poverty and disorganisation, that is high levels of crime, drug trafficking and graffiti etc., may increase the risk of problem drinking, more so than the presence of bars or stores that sell alcohol.

In other words, socioeconomic factors could play a more significant role in excessive alcohol consumption than the availability of the substance itself.