Alcohol Consumption in a Woman in Rural Setting of Kerala

Authors

  • Sharanya Ramakrishnan JUBILEE MISSION MEDICAL COLLEGE &RESEARCH INSTITUTE,THRISSUR
  • Peter Joseph Kinatingal JUBILEE MISSION MEDICAL COLLEGE &RESEARCH INSTITUTE,THRISSUR
  • Geomy Chakkalakkudy JUBILEE MISSION MEDICAL COLLEGE &RESEARCH INSTITUTE,THRISSUR
  • Praveenlal Kuttichira JUBILEE MISSION MEDICAL COLLEGE &RESEARCH INSTITUTE,THRISSUR
  • James T Antony JUBILEE MISSION MEDICAL COLLEGE &RESEARCH INSTITUTE,THRISSUR
  • Saibunnisa Beevi JUBILEE MISSION MEDICAL COLLEGE &RESEARCH INSTITUTE,THRISSUR

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.30834/KJP.30.1.2017.111

Author Biographies

Sharanya Ramakrishnan, JUBILEE MISSION MEDICAL COLLEGE &RESEARCH INSTITUTE,THRISSUR

Department of Psychiatry

Intern

Peter Joseph Kinatingal, JUBILEE MISSION MEDICAL COLLEGE &RESEARCH INSTITUTE,THRISSUR

JUNIOR RESIDENT

DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHIATRY

Geomy Chakkalakkudy, JUBILEE MISSION MEDICAL COLLEGE &RESEARCH INSTITUTE,THRISSUR

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR

DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHIATRY

Praveenlal Kuttichira, JUBILEE MISSION MEDICAL COLLEGE &RESEARCH INSTITUTE,THRISSUR

HEAD OF INSTITUTION & PROFESSOR

DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHIATRY

James T Antony, JUBILEE MISSION MEDICAL COLLEGE &RESEARCH INSTITUTE,THRISSUR

EMERITUS PROFESSOR & HEAD OF DEPRTMENT

DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHIATRY

Saibunnisa Beevi, JUBILEE MISSION MEDICAL COLLEGE &RESEARCH INSTITUTE,THRISSUR

HEAD OF DEPARTMENT

DEPARTMENT OF PSYCHIATRY

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Benegal V, Nayak MB, Murthy P, Chandra PS, Gururaj G. Women and alcohol in India. In: Obot IS, Room, R, editors. Alcohol, gender and drinking problems. Perspectives from low and middle-income countries. Geneva, Switzerland: World Health Organization 2005; pp 89-123. Available from: http://www.who.int/substance_abuse/publications/alcohol_gender_drinking_problems.pdf.

Potukuchi PS, Rao PG. Problem alcohol drinking in rural women of Telangana region, Andhra Pradesh. Indian J Psychiatry 2010; 52:339-43.

Thomas R, Pandian RD. Need for women-specific psychosocial interventions for substance use disorders: The Indian scenario. Kerala Journal of Psychiatry 2015; 28(2):174-9.

Published

2017-07-27

How to Cite

Ramakrishnan, S., Kinatingal, P. J., Chakkalakkudy, G., Kuttichira, P., Antony, J. T., & Beevi, S. (2017). Alcohol Consumption in a Woman in Rural Setting of Kerala. Kerala Journal of Psychiatry, 30(1), 38-40. https://doi.org/10.30834/KJP.30.1.2017.111

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