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ERIC Number: EJ444980
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0098-7484
American Indian-Alaska Native Youth Health.
Blum, Robert W.; And Others
Journal of the American Medical Association, v267 n12 p1637-44 Mar 1992
Surveyed 13,454 rural Native American adolescents. Found 2 percent reported poor physical health and high rates of health-compromising behaviors, which were significantly correlated with physical or sexual abuse, suicide attempts, substance abuse, poor school performance, and poor nutrition. Academic risk was strongly associated with physical, social, and psychological risk factors. Contains 23 references. (SV)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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