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Journal:   IRANIAN JOURNAL OF PSYCHIATRY AND CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY   FALL 2010 , Volume 16 , Number 3 (62); Page(s) 309 To 309.
 
Paper: 

THE RATE OF PREVALENCE OF ALCOHOL CONSUMPTION IN THE PERSONS DISPATCHED FROM CIVIL POLICE DEPARTMENTS TO TEHRAN AND ZANJAN FORENSIC MEDICINE ORGANIZATION

 
 
Author(s):  SHABANI MINA*, SETAREH M.
 
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Abstract: 

Objectives: Alcohol is the most prevalent drug consumed throughout the world which causes huge medical expenses on society. The aim of this study was estimating the rate of alcohol consumption in persons referred toTehran and Zanjan Forensic Medicine Organizations to plan for establishing preventive measures and identify-ing the groups at risk.
Method: This research was of descriptive type. Sampling method was census type. The variables studied were gender, age, employment status, marital status, type of crime, record of consumption of drug, tranquilizer's and alcohol and the record of referring to psychiatrists.
Results: The prevalence of alcohol consumption in persons who were reffered from Civil Police Departments to Forensic Medicine Organization was 67%. The main parts of crimes were committed in the form of local wrangling and quarrel (34.3%). 100% of the persons having consumed alcohol were men, 79.9% of whom were single, 93.1% had incomes below Rls.3,000,000 and 86.3 % were below the age of 30.
Conclusion: High frequency of alcohol consumption in the persons who were referred to Forensic Medicine Organization from Civil Police Departments show to the necessity of increaing people's knowledge of the hazards of alcohol consumption in society, identifying vulnerable individuals and precise planning in this regard.

 
Keyword(s): ALCOHOL CONSUMPTION, FORENSIC MEDICINE ORGANIZATION, CIVIL POLICE DEPARTMENTS
 
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