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Consumo de alcohol y factores de riesgo en estudiantes de dos universidades Colombianas

Alcohol consumption and risk factors in students of two Colombian universities
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Arias Zapata, Francisco Javier; Calderon Vallejo, Gustavo; Cano Bedoya, Victor Hugo; Castaño Perez, Guillermo Alonso

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Abstract The objective of the current research was to identify the risk factors associated to alcohol consumption of Colombian University students. 397 women and 312 men, students from two private and Catholic universities in the city of Medellín (Colombia) took part in it. The results identified as risk factors the difficulties to say 'no' to the people (p=0.012) and the consumption of psychoactive substances by members of the family (p=0.022).

El objetivo fue identificar factores de riesgo del consumo de alcohol en estudiantes universitarios colombianos. Participaron 397 mujeres y 312 hombres, estudiantes de dos universidades privadas y católicas de la ciudad de Medellín (Colombia). Los resultados identificaron como factores de riesgo las dificultades para decir “no” a la gente (p=0.012) y el consumo de sustancias psicoactivas por miembros de la familia (p=0.022).
Keywords student; female student; alcohol consumption; drug abuse; dependence; psychosocial factors; socioeconomic factors; Colombia
Classification Social Problems
Document language Spanish
Publication Year 2012
Page/Pages p. 125-141
Journal Revista El Agora USB, 12 (2012) 1
ISSN 1657-8031
Status Published Version; peer reviewed
Licence Creative Commons - Attribution-NonCommercial