Addiction Audio: Online search behaviour and minimum unit pricing

Fifteen minute audio: In this episode of Addiction Audio Rob Calder speaks to Professor David...
Created On: 24/02/2021   (Last updated: 03/03/2021)

Fifteen minute audio:

In this episode of Addiction Audio Rob Calder speaks to Professor David Leon about his research into on-line search behaviour as minimum unit pricing of alcohol was introduced in Scotland, and what it told him about how people responded to minimum unit pricing policies.

The original article can be found here:

Leon DA, Yom-Tov E, Johnson AM, Petticrew M, Williamson E, Lampos V, Cox I. What on-line searches tell us about public interest and potential impact on behaviour in response to minimum unit pricing of alcohol in Scotland. Addiction 2021 https://doi.org/10.1111/add.15388

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