Alcohol and death: the New Zealand experienceBMJ 2002; 325 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.325.7369.904 (Published 19 October 2002) Cite this as: BMJ 2002;325:904
- Andy M Wearn, clinical senior lecturer. (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- Faculty of Medical and Health Sciences, University of Auckland, Auckland 1, New Zealand
EDITOR—As a simple measure of human nature, I suspect the initial impact of the paper by White et al on alcohol consumption and mortality will depend on the age of the reader1; as someone in the two unit a week group (by a whisker of course) I was drawn to read the article in more depth.
Although it is clear what the paper adds, it is harder to decide how it affects what …