Let's listen to patients' and GPs' perspectives on alcohol-screening research

Chun Wah Michael Tam, Louis Hion Lam Leong, Nicholas Zwar

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Alcohol-screening questionnaires have
been found to be effective in the early
detection of risky drinking but are rarely
used by clinicians in primary care.
As research agenda tend not to seek
the perspectives of patients and general
practitioners (GPs), the best way to
address the barriers to implementation
is unclear. Contemporary research to
explore patient beliefs and attitudes
towards alcohol enquiry by GPs is
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)427-428
Number of pages2
JournalAustralian Family Physician
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 2015
Externally publishedYes


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