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By Isidore Silas Obot; Robin Room; GENACIS (Organization); World Health Organization. Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse

Avalia a situação, os efeitos e a incidência determinada por fatores culturais e de gênero do alcoolismo nos seguintes países em desenvolvimento: Argentina, Brasil, Costa Rica, Índia, México, Nigéria, Sri Lanka, Uganda.

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THE GENACIS STUDY Gender, Alcohol and Culture: An International Study (GENACIS) is a collaborative multinational study designed by the International Research Group on Gender and Alcohol (IRGGA). The research instrument consists of a questionnaire divided into the following sections: demographics, work experiences, social networks, drinking variables, familial and other drinking contexts, drinking consequences, intimate relations and sexuality, violence/victimization and health and lifestyle. The aims of GENACIS are among others: • • • to compare drinking patterns between men and women to compare the prevalence of alcohol-related problems between men and women to assess the level of heavy drinking among men and women In Argentina the original questionnaire was used with few changes.

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