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[Health Service Executive] (2012) FAST screening tool. 2 p.

PDF (Screening tool) - Published Version
PDF (FAST manual) - Supplemental Material

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The purpose of the questionnaire is to assess alcohol misuse through routine screening in a variety of clinical contexts, although this will not be possible with individuals who are in pain, distressed or have other obvious cognitive limitations; or with individuals who are intoxicated. Average administration time is less than 20 seconds.

[For a manual on using FAST see related link below (please note that quantities are slightly different]

Item Type:Evidence resource
Publication Type:Other
Drug Type:Alcohol
Intervention Type:Screening
Source:Health Service Executive
Pages:2 p.
Accession Number:HRB (Electronic Only)
Related URLs:
Subjects:A Substance use, abuse, and dependence > Prevalence > Problem substance use
G Health and disease > Substance use disorder > Alcohol use > Alcohol dependence
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Identification and screening > Identification and screening for substance use
A Substance use, abuse, and dependence > Prevalence > Substance use behaviour > Alcohol consumption

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