Chapter 1. Intervention against Hazardous Alcohol Consumption – Secondary Prevention of Alcohol Problems

  1. Prof. Dr. Mats Berglund2,
  2. Dr. Sten Thelander Project Manager3 and
  3. Prof. Dr. Egon Jonsson Executive Director3
  1. Mikko Salaspuro

Published Online: 15 APR 2004

DOI: 10.1002/3527601465.ch1

Treating Alcohol and Drug Abuse: An Evidence Based Review

Treating Alcohol and Drug Abuse: An Evidence Based Review

How to Cite

Salaspuro, M. (2003) Intervention against Hazardous Alcohol Consumption – Secondary Prevention of Alcohol Problems, in Treating Alcohol and Drug Abuse: An Evidence Based Review (eds M. Berglund, S. Thelander and E. Jonsson), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527601465.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 2

    University Hospital MAS, Alcohol and Drug Clinic, S-20502 Malmö, Sweden

  2. 3

    SBU, Box 5650, S-11486 Stockholm, Sweden

Author Information

  1. Helsinki, Finland

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 APR 2004
  2. Published Print: 26 SEP 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527306824

Online ISBN: 9783527601462

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Keywords:

  • alcohol consumption;
  • alcohol problems

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Aim

  • Methods

    • Selection of Studies, Inclusion and Exclusion Criteria

    • Search Strategy

    • Outcome Measures

    • Rating Scientific Quality

    • Analyzing the Results

  • Results

    • Literature Search

    • Previous Reviews and Meta-Analysis

    • Randomized and Controlled Studies

    • Studies with Positive Outcome (Measures) Presented in Order of Quality

    • Studies without Significant Effects, Presented in Order of Quality

  • Analysis of the Overall Results of the Reviewed Studies

    • Studies with a Positive Outcome

    • Studies which Showed No Effects

  • Important Aspects of Brief Intervention

    • Analysis of Special Groups

  • Problems with Dropout in Studies

  • Problems with Implementation

  • Summary