6. Universal Multicomponent Prevention Programmes for Alcohol Misuse in Young People1

  1. Iosief Abraha1 and
  2. Cristina Cusi2

Published Online: 13 AUG 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118454503.ch6

Alcohol and Drug Misuse

Alcohol and Drug Misuse

How to Cite

Abraha, I. and Cusi, C. (2012) Universal Multicomponent Prevention Programmes for Alcohol Misuse in Young People1, in Alcohol and Drug Misuse, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118454503.ch6

Author Information

  1. 1

    Regional Health Authority of Umbria, Perugia, Italy

  2. 2

    Outpatient Services – Neurology, Clinical Institutes of Specialisation, Milan, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 AUG 2012
  2. Published Print: 7 AUG 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470659694

Online ISBN: 9781118454503



  • alcohol misuse in young people, universal multicomponent prevention;
  • universal multicomponent prevention programmes, and effectiveness;
  • alcohol misuse, causing physical/psychological/social problems;
  • parents/careers' role in socialisation of the young;
  • programmes for preventing alcohol misuse in the school-aged;
  • primary outcomes, direct self-reported/measures of alcohol/alcohol use;
  • other outcomes, alcohol/drunkenness initiation (age);
  • limitations, heterogeneity in interventions/populations/outcomes;
  • content/context of prevention programme delivery, poorly understood


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