Table 2

Alcohol consumption in the 6 h preceding injury and the control periods

Alcohol consumption in the 6 h before injury


Alcohol consumption during control periods

0 drinks

1 to 3 drinks

4 or more drinks

Total (%)


Day before (n = 345)


0 drinks

257

22

29

308 (89.3)


1 to 3 drinks

10

6

3

19 (5.5)


4 or more drinks

6

2

10

18 (5.2)


Total

273

30

42

345 (100)


Week before (n = 320)


0 drinks

253

18

19

290 (93.2)


1 to 3 drinks

10

6

3

19 (6.1)


4 or more drinks

2

0

9

2 (0.6)


Total

265

24

22

320 (100)


Thornley et al. BMC Public Health 2011 11:852   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-11-852

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