Population-level risks of alcohol consumption by amount, geography, age, sex, and year: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2020

Bryazka D., Reitsma M. B. , Griswold M. G. , Abate K. H. , Abbafati C., Kangevari M. A. , ...More

LANCET, vol.400, no.10347, pp.185-235, 2022 (Peer-Reviewed Journal) identifier identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 400 Issue: 10347
  • Publication Date: 2022
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/s0140-6736(22)00847-9
  • Journal Name: LANCET
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded, Scopus, PASCAL, Aquatic Science & Fisheries Abstracts (ASFA), BIOSIS, CAB Abstracts, EMBASE, Food Science & Technology Abstracts, MEDLINE, Psycinfo, Veterinary Science Database
  • Page Numbers: pp.185-235


Background The health risks associated with moderate alcohol consumption continue to be debated. Small amounts of alcohol might lower the risk of some health outcomes but increase the risk of others, suggesting that the overall risk depends, in part, on background disease rates, which vary by region, age, sex, and year.