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Interventions for preventing injuries in problem drinkers

  1. Tho Bella Dinh-Zarr1,*,
  2. Cynthia W Goss2,
  3. Elizabeth Heitman3,
  4. Ian G Roberts4,
  5. Carolyn DiGuiseppi2

Editorial Group: Cochrane Injuries Group

Published Online: 19 JUL 2004

Assessed as up-to-date: 31 MAR 2004

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD001857.pub2


How to Cite

Dinh-Zarr TB, Goss CW, Heitman E, Roberts IG, DiGuiseppi C. Interventions for preventing injuries in problem drinkers. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2004, Issue 3. Art. No.: CD001857. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD001857.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    MAKE ROADS SAFE - The Campaign for Global Road Safety, Road Safety, FIA Foundation, Washington , DC, USA

  2. 2

    University of Colorado Denver, Colorado Injury Control Research Center, Colorado School of Public Health, Denver, CO, USA

  3. 3

    Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Center for Clinical and Research Ethics, Nashville, TN, USA

  4. 4

    London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine, Cochrane Injuries Group, London, UK

*Tho Bella Dinh-Zarr, Road Safety, FIA Foundation, MAKE ROADS SAFE - The Campaign for Global Road Safety, 336 13th Street, NE, Washington , DC, 20002, USA. dinhzarr@dinhzarr.org.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 19 JUL 2004

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  3. References to ongoing studies
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