Binge drinkers should have been identified separately

BMJ 1995; 311 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.311.7013.1166c (Published 28 October 1995) Cite this as: BMJ 1995;311:1166
  1. Praveen P Jadhav,
  2. Guido A Rosito
  1. Research fellow Research fellow Division of Cardiology, Deaconess Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02215, USA

    EDITOR,--In Morten Gronbaek and colleagues' paper on the effects of different alcoholic beverages on mortality it is not clear whether the monthly and weekly drinkers included binge drinkers.1 It has been suggested that binge drinking may negate the possible attenuating effect of …

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