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Effect of High School Alcohol Policies on Students' Binge Drinking- a Natural Experiment

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ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03704402
Recruitment Status : Enrolling by invitation
First Posted : October 12, 2018
Last Update Posted : October 12, 2018
Sponsor:
Information provided by (Responsible Party):
University of Southern Denmark

Brief Summary:
The aim of the project is to evaluate the effects of the introduction of new mutual alcohol policies in 30 high schools in 2017 on students binge drinking.

Condition or disease Intervention/treatment
Alcohol Policy Binge Drinking Other: Alcohol policy

Detailed Description:

In August 2017, 13 high schools in Zealand and all of Funen's 11 high schools and 6 high schools in Ringkøbing introduced new mutual alcohol policy for alcohol on study trips, parties, cafes and other social events.

The background for the introduction of the alcohol policies was the aim of reducing alcohol intake among students and that alcohol should have a less dominant role. By setting the same framework, the alcohol policies aims at promoting community, responsibility and respect.

The aim of the project is to evaluate the effects of the introduction of new mutual alcohol policies on students binge drinking.

The analysis is a natural experiment that compare binge drinking among students at schools after the introduction of the policy with binge drinking among students a schools that did not introduce the policy.


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Study Type : Observational
Estimated Enrollment : 5000 participants
Observational Model: Cohort
Time Perspective: Prospective
Official Title: Effect of High School Alcohol Policies on Students' Binge Drinking- a Natural Experiment
Actual Study Start Date : January 1, 2014
Estimated Primary Completion Date : April 30, 2019
Estimated Study Completion Date : April 30, 2019

Group/Cohort Intervention/treatment
alcohol policy group
High schools that introduced the policy
Other: Alcohol policy
Introduction of new mutual alcohol policy

control group
High schools that did not introduce the policy



Primary Outcome Measures :
  1. Binge drinking 4 or more times within the last month [ Time Frame: january 2019 ]
    Reduction in the number of students that drink 5 or more drinks on the same occasion 4 or more times within the last month



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Ages Eligible for Study:   14 Years to 25 Years   (Child, Adult)
Sexes Eligible for Study:   All
Accepts Healthy Volunteers:   Yes
Sampling Method:   Non-Probability Sample
Study Population
The study population consist of high school students participating in the Danish National Youth Study 2014 and the Danish National High School Study 2019
Criteria

Inclusion Criteria:

  • High school student

Exclusion Criteria:


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Please refer to this study by its ClinicalTrials.gov identifier (NCT number): NCT03704402


Sponsors and Collaborators
University of Southern Denmark
Investigators
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Principal Investigator: Veronica Pisinger Southern Denmark University

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Responsible Party: University of Southern Denmark
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier: NCT03704402     History of Changes
Other Study ID Numbers: 15/4155
First Posted: October 12, 2018    Key Record Dates
Last Update Posted: October 12, 2018
Last Verified: October 2018
Individual Participant Data (IPD) Sharing Statement:
Plan to Share IPD: No

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Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Drug Product: No
Studies a U.S. FDA-regulated Device Product: No

Additional relevant MeSH terms:
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Binge Drinking
Alcohol-Related Disorders
Substance-Related Disorders
Chemically-Induced Disorders
Mental Disorders
Alcohol Drinking
Drinking Behavior
Ethanol
Anti-Infective Agents, Local
Anti-Infective Agents
Central Nervous System Depressants
Physiological Effects of Drugs