Prevalence and Consequences of Alcohol, Cigarette, and Drug Use Among Hispanics Book Chapter

cited authors

  • De La Rosa, MR

fiu authors


  • This paper presents an overview of the prevalence of alcohol, heavy alcohol, cigarette, cocaine, and marijuana use in the Hispanic population living in the mainland United States and their attitudes and perceptions regarding the availability in alcohol and other drugs in their neighborhood. In addition, this paper will describe the major consequences of drug use and make recommendations for future research.

publication date

  • January 1, 2014

start page

  • 21

end page

  • 54