Excessive drinking and drug use during college: Prospective associations with graduate school plans and attendance.

07:00 EST 14th February 2019 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Excessive drinking and drug use during college: Prospective associations with graduate school plans and attendance."

This study examines the prospective relationship between substance use during college and two outcomes: having definite plans to attend graduate school; and, among individuals with plans, enrolling in graduate school upon college graduation.


Journal Details

This article was published in the following journal.

Name: Journal of American college health : J of ACH
ISSN: 1940-3208
Pages: 1-7


DeepDyve research library

PubMed Articles [15695 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

A prospective study of alcohol use patterns and short-term weight change in college freshmen.

The transition to college is a developmentally sensitive time in which freshmen are at high-risk for engaging in heavy drinking and experiencing changes in weight and body composition. The study teste...

Sleep-related functional impairment as a moderator of risky drinking and subsequent negative drinking consequences in college students.

Poor sleep quality and insufficient total sleep time have been shown to modify the relationship between college drinking and negative drinking consequences. This study aimed to examine whether prospec...

The event-level impact of one's typical alcohol expectancies, drinking motivations, and use of protective behavioral strategies.

Much of the past research on the excessive consumption of alcohol by college students has focused on the interplay of individual factors and typical drinking patterns, but this is not adequate to unde...

Parent hazardous drinking and their children's alcohol use in early and mid-adolescence: prospective cohort study.

Why adolescents' drinking is associated with their parents' drinking remains unclear. We examined associations in a prospective cohort study, adjusting for socio-demographic characteristics and family...

Positive Attitude Toward Alcohol Predicts Actual Consumption in Young Adults: An Ecological Implicit Association Test.

Excessive alcohol drinking, particularly among college students, is a major health concern worldwide. The implicit associations between alcohol-related concepts and affective attributes have been repe...

Clinical Trials [5149 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Text-based Alcohol Prevention for First Year College Students

This project aims to combat excessive perceived norms that contribute to high volume drinking by young adults, which adversely affects health and academic achievement. Campus-specific surv...

Alcohol Intervention for First Year College Students

While a large focus of research on U.S. college drinking has focused on the prevalence of and problems related to heavy-episodic drinking, less has focused on college students who are eith...

Ondansetron for the Treatment of Heavy Drinking Among Emerging Adults

This study will evaluate the efficacy of ondansetron + BASICS Plus in reducing severe or binge drinking among emerging adults. BASIC Plus (Brief Alcohol Screening and Intervention for Coll...

Your Health in On Click

A health education program was provided to higher education students aged between 18 and 25 years. Students were recruited either by posters and leaflets on campus, or during their mandato...

CHIPs or College Health Intervention Projects

The goal of the study is to test the efficacy of brief clinician advice in reducing the frequency of high-risk drinking and alcohol-related harm in a population of college students seeking...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

Alcohol consumption among college students.

Drinking an excessive amount of ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES in a short period of time.

The commission charged with evaluating issues and factors which affect the implementation of the PROSPECTIVE PAYMENT SYSTEM.

Physiological and psychological symptoms associated with withdrawal from the use of a drug after prolonged administration or habituation. The concept includes withdrawal from smoking or drinking, as well as withdrawal from an administered drug.

Consumption of ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES by persons under the legal drinking age.

Quick Search


DeepDyve research library

Relevant Topic

Pharmacy is the science and technique of preparing as well as dispensing drugs and medicines. It is a health profession that links health sciences with chemical sciences and aims to ensure the safe and effective use of pharmaceutical drugs. The scope of...

Searches Linking to this Article