TITLE

It is no surprise that alcohol education programmes fail

AUTHOR(S)
Fitzpatrick, Michael
PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
Community Care;5/7/2009, Issue 1769, p29
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the growing concern over the increase of alcohol-related harm in Great Britain. In a recent survey of more than 200 gastroenter-ologists, hepatologists, acute physicians and nurses engaged intreating alcohol-related harm has been widely reported. Alcohol experts believe that public health campaigns have been ineffective. It is stated that two key aspects of preventing alcohol-related ill-health are education in sensible drinking and brief interventions.
ACCESSION #
42225569

 

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