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dc.contributor.authorHamilton, Kyra
dc.contributor.authorKeech, Jacob J.
dc.contributor.authorPeden, Amy E.
dc.contributor.authorHagger, Martin
dc.date.accessioned2018-12-19T12:27:11Z
dc.date.available2019-06-03T21:35:39Z
dc.date.issued2018fi
dc.identifier.citationHamilton, K., Keech, J. J., Peden, A. E., & Hagger, M. (2018). Alcohol use, aquatic injury, and unintentional drowning : A systematic literature review. <em>Drug and Alcohol Review</em>, 37 (6), 752-773. <a href="https://doi.org/10.1111/dar.12817">doi:10.1111/dar.12817</a>fi
dc.identifier.otherTUTKAID_77870
dc.identifier.urihttps://jyx.jyu.fi/handle/123456789/60695
dc.description.abstractIssues Drowning is a global public health issue, and there is a strong association between alcohol and risk of drowning. No previous systematic review known to date has identified factors associated with alcohol use and engagement in aquatic activities resulting in injury or drowning (fatal and non‐fatal). Approach Literature published from inception until 31 January 2017 was reviewed. Included articles were divided into three categories: (i) prevalence and/or risk factors for alcohol‐related fatal and non‐fatal drowning and aquatic injury, (ii) understanding alcohol use and aquatic activities, and (iii) prevention strategies. Methodological quality of studies was assessed using National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Level of Evidence and risk of bias was assessed using the Newcastle‐Ottawa Quality Assessment Scales. Key Findings In total, 74 studies were included (57 on prevalence and/or risk factors, 15 on understanding alcohol use, and two on prevention strategies). Prevalence rates for alcohol involvement in fatal and non‐fatal drowning varied greatly. Males, boating, not wearing lifejackets, and swimming alone (at night, and at locations without lifeguards) were risk factors for alcohol‐related drowning. No specific age groups were consistently identified as being at risk. Study quality was consistently low, and risk of bias was consistently high across studies. Only two studies evaluated prevention strategies. Implications There is a need for higher quality studies and behavioural basic and applied research to better understand and change this risky behaviour. Conclusion On average, 49.46% and 34.87% of fatal and non‐fatal drownings, respectively, involved alcohol, with large variations among studies observed.fi
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dc.language.isoeng
dc.publisherWiley-Blackwell Publishing Ltd.; Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and other Drugs
dc.relation.ispartofseriesDrug and Alcohol Review
dc.rightsIn Copyright
dc.subject.otheralkoholinkäyttöfi
dc.subject.otherriskikäyttäytyminenfi
dc.subject.otherhukkuminenfi
dc.subject.otherloukkaantuminen (fyysinen)fi
dc.subject.otheralcoholfi
dc.subject.otherdrowningfi
dc.subject.otherinjuryfi
dc.subject.othersystematic reviewfi
dc.subject.otherwater safetyfi
dc.titleAlcohol use, aquatic injury, and unintentional drowning : A systematic literature reviewfi
dc.typearticle
dc.identifier.urnURN:NBN:fi:jyu-201812145135
dc.contributor.laitosLiikuntatieteellinen tiedekuntafi
dc.contributor.laitosFaculty of Sport and Health Sciencesen
dc.contributor.oppiaineLiikuntapsykologia
dc.type.urihttp://purl.org/eprint/type/JournalArticle
dc.date.updated2018-12-14T10:15:31Z
dc.description.reviewstatuspeerReviewed
dc.format.pagerange752-773
dc.relation.issn0959-5236
dc.relation.numberinseries6
dc.relation.volume37
dc.type.versionacceptedVersion
dc.rights.copyright© 2018 Australasian Professional Society on Alcohol and other Drugs.
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dc.format.contentfulltext
dc.rights.urlhttp://rightsstatements.org/page/InC/1.0/?language=en
dc.relation.doi10.1111/dar.12817


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