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Emergency Department Visits Involving Underage Alcohol Use: 2008

Categories: Alcohol/Drug Abuse,Statistics,Youth

http://www.oas.samhsa.gov/2k10/DAWN005/UnderageDrinkingHTML.pdf

Reports that nearly 200,000 alcohol-related emergency department visits were made in 2008 by patients aged 12 to 20.  From the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration