2. Brief Interventions for Heavy Alcohol Users Admitted to General Hospital Wards1

  1. Iosief Abraha1 and
  2. Cristina Cusi2

Published Online: 13 AUG 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118454503.ch2

Alcohol and Drug Misuse

Alcohol and Drug Misuse

How to Cite

Abraha, I. and Cusi, C. (2012) Brief Interventions for Heavy Alcohol Users Admitted to General Hospital Wards1, in Alcohol and Drug Misuse, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118454503.ch2

Author Information

  1. 1

    Regional Health Authority of Umbria, Perugia, Italy

  2. 2

    Outpatient Services – Neurology, Clinical Institutes of Specialisation, Milan, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 AUG 2012
  2. Published Print: 7 AUG 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470659694

Online ISBN: 9781118454503

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • brief interventions for heavy alcohol in hospital wards;
  • brief interventions, and alcohol consumption reduction;
  • improving outcomes for heavy alcohol users;
  • participants in brief interventions, and significantly less alcohol;
  • Cochrane Review, benefits from brief interventions in primary care;
  • heterogeneity of outcome measure, in data pooling;
  • determining optimality of brief intervention/treatment exposure;
  • utilising primary outcome measures, as alcohol consumption reporting

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Reference