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Recent Articles in Alcohol Research

The following are key references selected from the paper from which OHPE 503's feature article is drawn.

Babor,T., Caetano,R., Casswell,S., Edwards,G., Giesbrecht,N., Graham,K., Grube,J., Grunewald,P., Hill,L., Holder,H., Homel,R., Osterberg,E., Rehm,J., Room,R., & Rossow,I. (2003).  Alcohol: No Ordinary Commodity - Research and Public Policy.  Oxford and London:  Oxford University Press.

Benedetti,A., Parent,M.-E., & Siemiatycki,J. (2006).  Consumption of alcoholic beverages and risk of lung cancer: results from two case-control studies in Montreal, Canada.  Cancer Causes Control,  17, 469-480.

Boffetta,P., & Hashibe,M. (2006).  Alcohol and cancer.  The Lancet Oncology,  7, 149-156.

Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (2006) Alcohol and Cancer: Best Advice. Document.

Giesbrecht. N., Roerecke, M. & Rehm, J. (2005) Alcohol and Chronic Disease: Implications for Policies and Prevention Strategies in Canada.  Report. Ottawa: Health Canada.

Haydon,E., Roerecke,M., Giesbecht,N., Rehm,J., & Kobus-Matthews,M. (2005).  Chronic Disease in Ontario and Canada: Determinants, Risk factors and Prevention Priorities. Report prepared for the Ontario Chronic Disease Prevention Alliance and the Ontario Public Health Association.

Rehm,J., Baliunas,D., Brochu,S., Fischer,B., Gnam,W., Patra,J., Popova,S., Sarnocinska-Hart,A., & Taylor,B. (2006).  The Costs of Substance Abuse in Canada 2002.  Ottawa: Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse.

Rehm,J., Giesbrecht,N., Patra,J., & Roerecke,M. (2006).  Estimating Chronic Disease Deaths and Hospitalizations Due to Alcohol Use in Canada in 2002: Implications for Policy and Prevention Strategies.  Prev Chronic Dis [serial online],  Oct 2006,

Rehm,J., Giesbrecht,N., Popova,S., Patra,J., & Adlaf,E. (2006).  Overview of positive and negative effects of alcohol consumption - implications for preventive policies in Canada.  Ottawa: Health Canada.