Addressing substance abuse in health care settings

TitleAddressing substance abuse in health care settings
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2006
AuthorsMiller, WR, Baca, C, Compton, WM, Ernst, D, Manuel, JK, Pringle, B, Schermer, CR, Weiss, RD, Willenbring, ML, Zweben, A
JournalAlcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research
Date PublishedFeb
Publication Languageeng
ISBN Number0145-6008 (Print)0145-6008 (Linking)
Accession Number16441278
Keywords*Emergency Service, Hospital, *Mass Screening, *Primary Health Care, Alcohol Deterrents/therapeutic use, Alcoholism/diagnosis/epidemiology/*rehabilitation, Health Services Accessibility, Humans, Incidence, Interview, Psychological, Motivation, Patient Acceptance of Health Care, Patient Education as Topic, Physician-patient relations, Referral and Consultation, Risk Assessment, Treatment Outcome

This article summarizes the proceedings of a roundtable discussion at the 2005 annual meeting of the Research Society on Alcoholism in Santa Barbara, California. The chair was William R. Miller. The presentations were as follows: (1) Screening and Brief Intervention for Alcohol Problems, by Allen Zweben; (2) Three Intervention Models and Their Impact on Medical Records, by Denise Ernst; (3) Pharmacotherapies for Managing Alcohol Dependence in Health Care Settings, by Roger D. Weiss; (4) The Trauma Center as an Opportunity, by Carol R. Schermer; (5) Motivational Interviewing by Telephone and Telemedicine, by Catherine Baca; (6) Health Care as a Context for Treating Drug Abuse and Dependence, by Wilson M. Compton; and (7) Interventions for Heavy Drinking in Health Care settings: Barriers and Strategies, by Mark L. Willenbring.

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