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Alcohol Problems Among Emergency Department Patients:  Proceedings of a Research Conference on Identification and Intervention

picture of alcohol proceedings coverThis book is a comprehensive report of a conference convened on March 19-21, 2001. The conference brought together researchers, practitioners, and other stakeholders from around the country to review current knowledge about alcohol problems among emergency department (ED) patients and about ED-based screening and intervention methods.

The conference resulted in a list of recommendations to enhance research and clinical practice in EDs. The proceedings include these recommendations as well as presentations and summaries of participants’ discussions.


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adobe acrobat reader symbol  Introduction, Final Recommendations, and Session One

adobe acrobat reader symbol  Session Two

adobe acrobat reader symbol  Session Three

adobe acrobat reader symbol  Session Four

adobe acrobat reader symbol  Discussion of Draft Recommendations

Also available for download is an article summarizing the proceedings: 
Emergency Department Services for Patients with Alcohol Problems: Research Directions











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