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[Drug and Alcohol Findings] (2016) Detecting alcohol use disorders with a single question. Drug and Alcohol Findings Bulletin (8 June 2016)

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A US study of young people in rural primary care settings finds that alcohol use disorders can be identified with a single question about frequency of drinking.

See also: Are three questions enough to detect unhealthy drinking? from Drug and Alcohol Findings Bulletin 11 April 2016

Item Type:Evidence resource
Publication Type:Review
Drug Type:Alcohol
Intervention Type:Screening
Source:Drug and Alcohol Findings
Date:June 2016
Number:8 June 2016
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Subjects:B Substances > Alcohol
G Health and disease > Substance use disorder > Alcohol use > Alcohol dependence
HA Screening, identification, and diagnostic method > Psychosocial screening and diagnostic method
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Identification and screening > Identification and screening for substance use
T Demographic characteristics > Adolescent / youth (teenager / young person)
VA Geographic area > United States

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