The Resource Global status report on alcohol and health, 2014, World Health Organization

Global status report on alcohol and health, 2014, World Health Organization

Label
Global status report on alcohol and health, 2014
Title
Global status report on alcohol and health, 2014
Statement of responsibility
World Health Organization
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Global status report on alcohol and health 2014 presents a comprehensive perspective on the global, regional and country consumption of alcohol, patterns of drinking, health consequences and policy responses in Member States. It represents a continuing effort by the World Health Organization (WHO) to support Member States in collecting information in order to assist them in their efforts to reduce the harmful use of alcohol, and its health and social consequences. The report was launched in Geneva on Monday 12 May 2014 during the second meeting of the global network of WHO national counterparts for implementation of the global strategy to reduce the harmful use of alcohol.--
Assigning source
Publisher's description
Cataloging source
E7B
Dewey number
362.2921
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • charts
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV5028
LC item number
.G56 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • statistics
Label
Global status report on alcohol and health, 2014, World Health Organization
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 2.1.3.
  • Most consumed alcoholic beverages
  • 2.2.
  • Patterns of drinking
  • 2.2.1.
  • Abstention rates
  • 2.2.2.
  • Heavy episodic drinking
  • 2.2.3.
  • Patterns of drinking score
  • 2.
  • 2.2.4.
  • Factors impacting on alcohol consumption
  • 2.3.
  • Trends and projections
  • 2.3.1.
  • Five-year change in alcohol consumption
  • 2.3.2.
  • Projections up to 2025
  • 3.
  • Health consequences
  • Alcohol consumption
  • 3.1.
  • Aggregate health effects
  • 3.1.1.
  • Alcohol-attributable mortality
  • 3.1.2.
  • Alcohol-attributable burden of disease and injury
  • 3.1.3.
  • Factors impacting on health consequences
  • 3.2.
  • Trends and projections
  • 2.1.
  • 4.
  • Alcohol policy and interventions
  • 4.1.
  • Leadership, awareness and commitment
  • 4.1.1 Written national alcohol policies
  • 4.1.2.
  • Nationwide awareness-raising activities
  • 4.2.
  • Health services' response
  • 4.3.
  • Levels of consumption
  • Community action
  • 4.4.
  • Drink-driving countermeasures
  • 4.4.1.
  • BAC limits
  • 4.4.2.
  • Methods used to ascertain driver BACs
  • 2.1.1.
  • Total per capita consumption
  • 2.1.2.
  • Unrecorded alcohol consumption
  • 4.5.4.
  • Restrictions on drinking in public
  • 4.5.5.
  • Restrictions on purchase of alcohol at petrol stations
  • 4.6.
  • Marketing restrictions
  • 4.6.1.
  • Regulations on alcohol advertising
  • 4.6.2.
  • Regulation on alcohol product placement
  • 4.5.
  • 4.6.3.
  • Regulation on alcohol sales promotions
  • 4.6.4.
  • Methods of detecting marketing infringements
  • 4.7.
  • Pricing
  • 4.7.1.
  • Excise tax
  • 4.8.
  • Reducing negative consequences of drinking
  • Regulating availability of alcohol
  • 4.8.1.
  • Responsible beverage services training
  • 4.8.2.
  • Labels on alcohol containers
  • 4.9.
  • Addressing illicit and informal production
  • 4.9.1.
  • Inclusion of informal or illicit production in national alcohol policies
  • 4.9.2.
  • Methods used to track illicit or informal alcohol
  • 4.5.1.
  • 4.10.
  • Monitoring and surveillance
  • 4.10.1.
  • National surveys on alcohol consumption
  • 4.10.2.
  • Legal definition of an alcoholic beverage
  • 4.10.3.
  • National monitoring systems
  • 4.11.
  • Trends
  • National control of production and sale of alcohol
  • Country profiles
  • Appendix I.
  • Alcohol consumption
  • Appendix II.
  • Health consequences
  • Appendix III.
  • Indicators related to alcohol policy and interventions
  • Appendix IV.
  • Data sources and methods
  • References
  • 4.5.2.
  • Restrictions on on-/off-premise sales of alcoholic beverages
  • 4.5.3.
  • National minimum purchase or consumption age
  • 1.2.
  • Pathways of alcohol-related harm
  • 1.2.1.
  • Volume of alcohol consumed
  • 1.2.2.
  • Pattern of drinking
  • 1.2.3.
  • Quality of alcohol consumed
  • 1.3.
  • Mechanisms of harm in an individual
  • Foreword
  • 1.4.
  • Abstention
  • 1.5.
  • Factors affecting alcohol consumption and alcohol-related harm
  • 1.5.1.
  • Age
  • 1.5.2.
  • Gender
  • 1.5.3.
  • Familial risk factors
  • Acknowledgements
  • 1.5.4.
  • Socioeconomic status
  • 1.5.5.
  • Economic development
  • 1.5.6.
  • Culture and context
  • 1.5.7.
  • Alcohol control and regulation
  • 1.6.
  • Alcohol-related harms
  • Abbreviations
  • 1.6.1.
  • Health consequences for drinkers
  • 1.6.2.
  • Socioeconomic consequences for drinkers
  • 1.6.3.
  • Harms to other individuals
  • 1.6.4.
  • Harm to society at large
  • 1.7.
  • Action to reduce harmful use of alcohol
  • Executive summary
  • 1.7.1.
  • Evidence of effectiveness
  • 1.7.2.
  • Global action
  • 1.7.3.
  • Regional action
  • 1.7.4.
  • National policies
  • 1.8.
  • Monitoring
  • 1.
  • Alcohol and public health
  • 1.1.
  • Alcohol consumption in its historical context
Control code
ocn893674211
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
World Health Organization
Extent
1 online resource (389 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789240692763
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations (some color), color maps, charts
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b30587554
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)893674211
  • pebco9240692762

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