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Downwards trends in adolescent risk-taking behaviours in New Zealand: Exploring driving forces for change

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The most significant causes of adolescent morbidity and mortality in developed nations are related to risk-taking behaviours such as risky driving, substance use, unsafe sex, violence perpetration and injuries. We previously reported findings from a nationally representative secondary school self-report survey carried out in New Zealand (NZ) in 2001, 2007 and 2012.2–4 In brief, there were large improvements between 2001 and 2012 in overall population rates of major areas of risk taking, sp...

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Peer reviewed
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10.1111/jpc.13930

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
NDM
Subgroup:
Tropical Medicine
ORCID:
0000-0002-5923-9468
Peiris-John, R More by this author
Fenaughty, J More by this author
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Publisher:
Wiley Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health Journal website
Volume:
54
Issue:
6
Pages:
602-608
Publication date:
2018-05-20
Acceptance date:
2018-01-29
DOI:
EISSN:
1440-1754
ISSN:
1034-4810
Pubs id:
pubs:896142
URN:
uri:c3caa788-66d6-44e8-b638-40daf88dd924
UUID:
uuid:c3caa788-66d6-44e8-b638-40daf88dd924
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pubs:896142
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English
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