Vol 2, No 1 (2013)

Special Issue: Global burden of alcohol consumption and policy implications: A focus on infectious diseases

Table of Contents


The comparative risk assessment for alcohol as part of the Global Burden of Disease 2010 Study: What changed from the last study? PDF
Jürgen Rehm, Guilherme Borges, Gerhard Gmel, Kathryn Graham, Bridget Grant, Charles Parry, Vladimir Poznyak, Robin Room 1-5


Alcohol as a public health risk: New evidence demands a stronger global response PDF
Robin Room 7-9


Global burden of tuberculosis and lower respiratory infections attributable to alcohol consumption in 2004 PDF
Kevin David Shield, Andriy V Samokhvalov, Jürgen Rehm 11-18
Global burden of HIV/AIDS in 2004 resulting from alcohol attributable non-adherence to medication regimes PDF
Kevin David Shield, Paul A Shuper, Gerrit Gmel, Jürgen Rehm 19-44
Elasticity of alcohol consumption, alcohol-related harms, and drinking initiation in low- and middle-income countries: A systematic review and meta-analysis PDF
Bundit Sornpaisarn, Kevin Shield, Joanna Cohen, Robert Schwartz, Jürgen Rehm 45-58

Other Papers

A comparison of alcohol measures as predictors of psychological distress in the New Zealand population PDF
James Addison Foulds, J Elisabeth Wells, Cameron James Lacey, Simon J Adamson, J Douglas Sellman, Roger Tony Mulder 59-67
Patron offending and intoxication in night-time entertainment districts (POINTED): A study protocol PDF
Peter Miller, Amy Pennay, Rebecca Jenkinson, Nicolas Droste, Tanya Chikritzhs, Stephen Tomsen, Phillip Wadds, Sandra Jones, Darren Palmer, Lance Barrie, Dan Lubman 69-76
What happened to alcohol consumption and problems in the Nordic countries when alcohol taxes were decreased and borders opened? PDF
Robin Room, Kim Bloomfield, Gerhard Gmel, Ulrike Grittner, Nina-Katri Gustafsson, Pia Mäkelä, Esa Österberg, Mats Ramstedt, Jürgen Rehm, Matthias Wicki 77-87
Alcohol consumption among Chilean adolescents: Examining individual, peer, parenting and environmental factors PDF
Guillermo Enrique Sanhueza, Jorge Delva, Cristina Bares, Andrew Grogan-Kaylor 89-97
An update on alcohol use and risk of HIV infection in sub-Saharan Africa: Meta-analysis and future research directions PDF
Sarah E Woolf-King, Craig M Steinmaus, Arthur L Reingold, Judith A Hahn 99-110