Effects of question type and order when measuring peak consumption of risky drinking events
journal contributionposted on 2021-12-16, 00:31 authored by JUN-TING YEUNG, Michael LivingstonMichael Livingston, Sarah CallinanSarah Callinan, Cassandra WrightCassandra Wright, Emmanuel KuntscheEmmanuel Kuntsche, Robin RoomRobin Room, Paul DietzePaul Dietze
Peak consumption in this study refers to the highest amount of alcohol consumption over one occasion of heavy drinking in the most recent 12 months. Location-specific questions do not elicit higher estimates than general questions about the total consumed. General questions may be sufficient when surveying about these drinking events.