Intervention Review

Brief interventions for heavy alcohol users admitted to general hospital wards

  1. Jean McQueen1,*,
  2. Tracey E Howe2,
  3. Linda Allan3,
  4. Diane Mains4,
  5. Victoria Hardy5

Editorial Group: Cochrane Drugs and Alcohol Group

Published Online: 10 AUG 2011

Assessed as up-to-date: 16 MAY 2011

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005191.pub3

How to Cite

McQueen J, Howe TE, Allan L, Mains D, Hardy V. Brief interventions for heavy alcohol users admitted to general hospital wards. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2011, Issue 8. Art. No.: CD005191. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD005191.pub3.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Ayr Clinic, Partnerships in Care, AYR, UK

  2. 2

    Glasgow Caledonian University, School of Health & Life Sciences, Glasgow, Scotland, UK

  3. 3

    Southern General Hospital, Therapy centre, Glasgow, UK

  4. 4

    Victoria Infirmary, Occupational Therapy Department, Glasgow, UK

  5. 5

    Southern General Hospital, Glasgow, UK

*Jean McQueen, Partnerships in Care, Ayr Clinic, Dalmellington Road, AYR, KA6 6PT, UK.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: New search for studies and content updated (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 10 AUG 2011


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