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    • Drinking and driving in southeastern Brazil: Results from a roadside survey study 

      Campos, Valdir Ribeiro [UNIFESP]; Souza e Silva, Rebeca de; Duailibi, Sergio [UNIFESP]; Laranjeira, Ronaldo [UNIFESP]; Palacios, Ester Nakamura; Grube, Joel W.; Pinsky, Ilana [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2013-01-01)
      Objective: the objective of this study is to present data from a roadside survey study on drinking and driving and alcohol consumption in southeastern Brazil.Methods: A cross-sectional roadside survey study using a ...

    • Drinking patterns and associated problems in Brazil 

      Caetano, Raul [UNIFESP]; Madruga, Clarice [UNIFESP]; Pinsky, Ilana [UNIFESP]; Laranjeira, Ronaldo [UNIFESP] (Socidrogalcohol, 2013-01-01)
      This paper describes patterns of alcohol consumption and associated problems in Brazil. Data came from a multicluster random sample of 2,346 Brazilians 18 years of age and older. The survey was conducted in 2005-2006 and ...

    • Drug and alcohol use and family characteristics: a study among Brazilian high-school students 

      Carvalho, Vera [UNIFESP]; Pinsky, Ilana [UNIFESP]; Silva, Rebeca de Souza e [UNIFESP]; Carlini, Beatriz Helena [UNIFESP] (Carfax Publ Co, 1995-01-01)
      The present work employs a multivariate analysis technique to study, simultaneously, family relations and alcohol/drug consumption among 16 378 Brazilian high-school students. the analysis is centered on the relation between ...


      Madruga, Clarice Sandi [UNIFESP]; Laranjeira, Ronaldo [UNIFESP]; Caetano, Raul [UNIFESP]; Zaleski, Marcos [UNIFESP]; Pinsky, Ilana [UNIFESP]; Ferri, Cleusa Pinheiro [UNIFESP] (Wiley-Blackwell, 2012-06-01)
    • The effect of the new traffic law on drinking and driving in São Paulo, Brazil 

      Campos, Valdir Ribeiro [UNIFESP]; Souza e Silva, Rebeca de [UNIFESP]; Duailibi, Sergio [UNIFESP]; Santos, Jose Florentino dos; Laranjeira, Ronaldo [UNIFESP]; Pinsky, Ilana [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2013-01-01)
      Objective: To present data on drinking and driving in the city of São Paulo, Brazil, and the effects of the new traffic law (Law 11,705) introduced in 2008.Methods: A cross-sectional study was performed using a questionnaire ...

    • Envolvimento religioso e fatores sociodemográficos: resultados de um levantamento nacional no Brasil 

      Moreira-Almeida, Alexander; Pinsky, Ilana [UNIFESP]; Zaleski, Marcos José Barreto [UNIFESP]; Laranjeira, Ronaldo [UNIFESP] (Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo, 2010-01-01)
      BACKGROUND: The relationship between religious involvement and health has been subject to an increasing interest. However, studies investigating religious involvement are scarce outside United States and Europe. OBJECTIVES: ...

    • Ethics of an unregulated alcohol market 

      Pinsky, Ilana [UNIFESP]; Laranjeira, Ronaldo [UNIFESP] (Blackwell Publishing, 2007-07-01)
    • A frequency and content analysis of alcohol advertising on Brazilian television 

      Pinsky, Ilana [UNIFESP]; Silva, Maria Teresa Araujo [UNIFESP] (Alcohol Res Documentation Inc Cent Alcohol Stud Rutgers Univ, 1999-05-01)
      Objectives : Two studies were conducted with the objective of analyzing the frequency and content of alcoholic beverage advertising on Brazilian television. Methods: Study 1 presents a frequency analysis based on 84 hours ...

    • Gambling in Brazil Lifetime prevalences and socio-demographic correlates 

      Tavares, Hermano; Carneiro, Elizabeth; Sanches, Marcos; Pinsky, Ilana [UNIFESP]; Caetano, Raul; Zaleski, Marcos; Laranjeira, Ronaldo [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2010-11-30)
      Gambling has experienced world-wide growth the current study is the first national survey into household gambling conducted in a developing country the sample was a three-stage probabilistic one designed to cover individuals ...

    • Gambling onset and progression in a sample of at-risk gamblers from the general population 

      Carneiro, Elizabeth; Tavares, Hermano; Sanches, Marcos; Pinsky, Ilana [UNIFESP]; Caetano, Raul; Zaleski, Marcos; Laranjeira, Ronaldo [UNIFESP] (Elsevier B.V., 2014-05-30)
      The goal of this study was to investigate gambling-related behavior, onset and progression in a sample of at-risk gamblers from the community. A national household survey was conducted in Brazil, covering individuals 14 ...

    • Higher prevalence of major depressive symptoms in Brazilians aged 14 and older 

      Coelho, Cassiano L.s.; Crippa, José Alexandre de Souza; Santos, Jair L.f.; Pinsky, Ilana [UNIFESP]; Zaleski, Marcos [UNIFESP]; Caetano, Raul; Laranjeira, Ronaldo [UNIFESP] (Associação Brasileira de Psiquiatria - ABP, 2013-04-01)
      Objective: Depression is a highly prevalent condition and is considered a major public health issue. The aim of the present study was to estimate the prevalence of depressive symptoms in the Brazilian population and establish ...

    • Highly reported prevalence of drinking and driving in Brazil: data from the first representative household study 

      Pechansky, Flavio; De Boni, Raquel; Diemen, Lísia Von; Bumaguin, Daniela; Pinsky, Ilana [UNIFESP]; Zaleski, Marcos [UNIFESP]; Caetano, Raul; Laranjeira, Ronaldo [UNIFESP] (Associação Brasileira de Psiquiatria - ABP, 2009-06-01)
      OBJECTIVE: Brazil lacks information about driving under the influence of alcohol (DUI) originated from representative samples obtained from the general population. METHOD: 333 subjects with a valid driver's license and ...

    • How smokers may react to cigarette taxes and price increases in Brazil: data from a national survey 

      Gigliotti, Analice de Paula [UNIFESP]; Figueiredo, Valeska C.; Madruga, Clarice Sandi [UNIFESP]; Marques, Ana Cecília Petta Roselli [UNIFESP]; Pinsky, Ilana [UNIFESP]; Caetano, Raul [UNIFESP]; Costa e Silva, Vera Luiza da; Raw, Martin; Laranjeira, Ronaldo [UNIFESP] (Biomed Central Ltd, 2014-04-08)
      Background: Despite being the third largest tobacco producer in the world, Brazil has developed a comprehensive tobacco control policy that includes a broad restriction on both advertising and smoking in indoor public ...

    • O impacto da publicidade de bebidas alcoólicas sobre o consumo entre jovens: revisão da literatura internacional 

      Pinsky, Ilana [UNIFESP]; Jundi, Sami A R J El (Associação Brasileira de Psiquiatria - ABP, 2008-12-01)
      OBJECTIVE: Problems related to alcohol consumption are frequent, especially among the youth population. We analyzed advertisement as one of several modifiable factors with impact over alcohol consumption. METHOD: The authors ...

    • O impacto do uso de álcool em pacientes admitidos em um pronto-socorro geral universitário 

      Segatto, Maria Luiza [UNIFESP]; Silva, Rebeca de Souza e [UNIFESP]; Laranjeira, Ronaldo [UNIFESP]; Pinsky, Ilana [UNIFESP] (Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo, 2008-01-01)
      BACKGROUND: The abusive alcoholic beverage use is one of significant the provoking factors of external causes in patients taken care of in the emergency. OBJECTIVES: To describe the patterns of alcohol use among patients ...

    • Ineficácia da autorregulamentação das propagandas de bebidas alcoólicas: uma revisão sistemática da literatura internacional 

      Vendrame, Alan [UNIFESP]; Pinsky, Ilana [UNIFESP] (Associação Brasileira de Psiquiatria - ABP, 2011-06-01)
      OBJECTIVE: The most recent scientific literature indicates that alcohol advertising influences behavior, particularly early and higher alcohol consumption by children and adolescents. From a public health perspective, ...

    • Intimate Partner Violence and Contribution of Drinking and Sociodemographics the Brazilian National Alcohol Survey 

      Zaleski, Marcos [UNIFESP]; Pinsky, Ilana [UNIFESP]; Laranjeira, Ronaldo; Ramisetty-Mikler, Suhasini; Caetano, Raul (Sage Publications Inc, 2010-04-01)
      Purpose: To estimate prevalence rates of intimate partner violence (IPV) among Brazilian couples and to assess the contribution of drinking and sociodemographic factors to the risk of IPV. Methods: A sample consisting of ...

    • Intimate partner violence trends in Brazil: data from two waves of the Brazilian National Alcohol and Drugs Survey 

      Ally, Elizabeth Z. [UNIFESP]; Laranjeira, Ronaldo [UNIFESP]; Viana, Maria C. [UNIFESP]; Pinsky, Ilana [UNIFESP]; Caetano, Raul; Mitsuhiro, Sandro [UNIFESP]; Madruga, Clarice Sandi [UNIFESP] (Assoc Brasileira Psiquiatria, 2016)
      Objective: To compare intimate partner violence (IPV) prevalence rates in 2006 and 2012 in a nationally representative household sample in Brazil. The associations between IPV and substance use were also investigated. ...

    • The marketing potential of corporate social responsibility activities: the case of the alcohol industry in Latin America and the Caribbean 

      Pantani, Daniela [UNIFESP]; Peltzer, Raquel; Cremonte, Mariana; Robaina, Katherine; Babor, Thomas; Pinsky, Ilana [UNIFESP] (Wiley, 2017)
      Aims The aims were to: (1) identify, monitor and analyse the Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) practices of the alcohol industry in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) and (2) examine whether the alcohol industry is ...

    • No one can serve two masters 

      Pinsky, Ilana [UNIFESP]; Laranjeira, Ronaldo [UNIFESP] (Blackwell Publishing, 2008-05-01)