Behavioral counseling interventions in primary care to reduce risky/harmful alcohol use

After primary care brief, multi-contact interventions, patients reduced average drinks per week by 13%-34% and increased the proportion drinking at moderate or safe levels by 10%-19% compared with controls. Similar population-level reductions in average alcohol consumption have been projected to red...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Whitlock, Evelyn P.
Corporate Authors: United States Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, U.S. Preventive Services Task Force, Oregon Health & Science University Evidence-based Practice Center
Format: eBook
Published: Rockville (MD) Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (US) 2004, March 2004
Series:Systematic evidence reviews
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Collection: National Center for Biotechnology Information - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
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  • Includes bibliographical references