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Revue de neuropsychologie


Alcohol and lockdown: A potentially explosive cocktail Article à paraître

1 Normandie Univ, UniCaen, PSL Université Paris, EPHE, Inserm, U1077, CHU de Caen, GIP Cyceron, Neuropsychologie et imagerie de la mémoire humaine, boulevard Henri Becquerel, BP 5229, 14074 Caen cedex 5, France
2 EA 7280 NPsy-Sydo, Université Clermont-Auvergne, 63000, Clermont-Ferrand, France
* Correspondence

Worldwide, France is one of the countries with the highest alcohol consumption, ranking 6th out of the 34 countries in the OECD, with an average volume of 11.7 L of pure alcohol consumed per inhabitant per year1. The health crisis related to the COVID-19 and the generalized lockdown situation have led to a drop in alcohol sales. However, the stress generated by this particular context has an impact on the well-being and mental health of individuals with the development of symptoms of post-traumatic [...]