Effectiveness of school-based preventive interventions on adolescent alcohol use: a meta analysis of randomized controlled trials
Henriette Kyrrestad Strøm, Frode Adolfsen, Sturla Fossum, Sabine Kaiser, Monica Martinussen
Preventive interventions for adolescents are an important priority within school systems. Several interventions have been developed, but the effectiveness of such interventions varies considerably between studies. The purpose of this study was to assess the effectiveness of universal school-based prevention programs on alcohol use among adolescents by using meta-analytic techniques.