Screening for alcohol problems in primary care: A systematic review Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Alcoholism
  • Mass Screening
  • Primary Health Care
  • Surveys and Questionnaires

abstract

  • Despite methodological limitations, the literature supports the use of formal screening instruments over other clinical measures to increase the recognition of alcohol problems in primary care. Future research in this field will benefit from increased adherence to methodological standards for diagnostic tests.

publication date

  • July 10, 2000

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 10888972

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1977

end page

  • 89

volume

  • 160

number

  • 13