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Preda, Adrian [The Cochrane Library] . (2014) Clinical question: Is there randomized controlled trial evidence to support the use of motivational interviewing in people with substance abuse? London: Wiley. Cochrane Clinical Answers

URL: https://www.cochranelibrary.com/cca/doi/10.1002/cc...

Motivational interviewing (MI) may have benefits in reducing substance abuse, particularly in the short term in patients with alcohol abuse or dependence, however, the quality of the randomized controlled trial evidence was too low to draw firm conclusions.


Item Type:Evidence resource
Publication Type:Guideline
Drug Type:Alcohol or other drugs in general
Intervention Type:AOD disorder, AOD disorder treatment method, Psychosocial treatment method
Source:The Cochrane Library
Date:21 October 2014
Publisher:Wiley
Place of Publication:London
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Subjects:HJ Treatment method > Psychosocial treatment method
HJ Treatment method > Treatment outcome
HJ Treatment method > Psychosocial treatment method > Motivational interviewing
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Patient care management
N Communication, information and education > Recommendations or guidelines > Practice / clinical guidelines

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