Effects of alcohol tax and price policies on morbidity and mortality: a systematic review

Source:
American Public Health Association
Publisher:
American Public Health Association
Publication date:
22 September 2010

Abstract

Wagenaar AC, Tobler AL, Komro KA (2010) Effects of alcohol tax and price policies on morbidity and mortality: a systematic review. American Journal of Public Health 100(110:2270-8 [Epub 2010 Sep 23]

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