Safe Alcohol Limits Similar for Younger and Older Adults

TitleSafe Alcohol Limits Similar for Younger and Older Adults
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2007
AuthorsWellbery, C
JournalAmerican Family Physician
Volume76
Issue6
Pagination868-9
Call Numbernewpubs20071002_Wellbery.pdf
KeywordsCross-National, Health Conditions and Status
Abstract

The study used data from the U.S. Health and Retirement Study (HRS) and the English Longitudinal Study of Aging (ELSA). For those drinking more than one to two drinks per day, the odds ratios (ORs) in the pooled analysis were 0.96 for reported difficulty with ADLs, 0.75 for reported difficulty with IADLs, and 0.82 for poor cognitive function.

Endnote Keywords

Alcohol Drinking/Activities of Daily Living/ELSA_/cross-national comparison

Endnote ID

17890

Citation Key7148