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Socioeconomic status and alcohol use in low- and lower-middle income countries: a systematic review

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Background: Harmful use of alcohol is a major cause of global morbidity and mortality. The role of alcohol as a driver of the unfolding non-communicable disease crisis has led to high-profile calls for better epidemiological data. Despite causing a disproportionate amount of harm in low-income groups, there is a critical dearth of evidence on the intra-national socioeconomic patterning of alcohol use in low- and lower-middle income countries (LLMICs). This review aims to fill the gap, pro...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1016/j.alcohol.2017.12.002

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University of Oxford
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MSD
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Primary Care Health Sciences
Oxford college:
Merton College
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
Medical Sciences Division
Department:
Nuffield Department of Population Health; Population Health
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University of Oxford
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Medical Sciences Division
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Nuffield Department of Population Health; Population Health
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University of Oxford
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Gardens, Libraries & Museums
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Bodleian Libraries; Science and Medicine Subject Area; Health Care Libraries
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006/P&C/CORE/2013/OXFSTATS
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Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Alcohol Journal website
Volume:
70
Pages:
23-31
Publication date:
2018-12-27
Acceptance date:
2017-12-18
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1873-6823
ISSN:
0741-8329
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834762
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2018-04-09

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