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The extent of alcohol advertising in Australia: an audit of bus stop advertisements

Hannah L Pierce, Julia M Stafford and Mike Daube
Med J Aust 2013; 198 (9): 478-479. || doi: 10.5694/mja13.10317
Published online: 20 May 2013

To the Editor: There is significant concern about drinking patterns and alcohol-related harm among young people. A comprehensive approach to preventing harm from alcohol is needed, with population approaches including curbs on alcohol promotion.1 The National Preventative Health Taskforce has recommended phasing out alcohol promotions “from times and placements which have high exposure to young people”.1

  • Hannah L Pierce
  • Julia M Stafford
  • Mike Daube

  • McCusker Centre for Action on Alcohol and Youth, Curtin University, Perth, WA.

Correspondence: j.stafford@curtin.edu.au

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