A trial of a new method for studying drinking and drinking problems in three countries of the Americas

R G Smart, G de Natera, J A Bonilla
1980 Bulletin of the Pan American Health Organization  
Many d$iiculties f&ce those seeking to gather data on drinking patterns and other personally sensitive matters, especially in rural areas. This article describes a methodfor surveying drinking pattenrr that has proved app&able to rural areas in several parts of the Americas, that hasyielded relative& good data at reasonable cost, and that has involved community members in the work-thereby paving the way for future community participation in other projects.
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