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What does YRBS stand for?

YRBS stands for Youth Risk Behavior Survey

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Yet only 10 percent of US teens get the recommended hours of shut-eye, according to the study, for which Fitzgerald and her fellow researchers analyzed the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's 2009 Youth Risk Behavior Survey.
The CDC analyzed data from two sources: the 2009 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System, conducted among adults aged 18 years and older on both landline and cellular telephones, and the 2009 National Youth Risk Behavior Survey, filled out anonymously by students while in school.
There are many instruments available to assess youth risk behaviors including the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Middle School Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) and the High School Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS), the PRIDE Survey, and the Monitoring the Future Survey.