Tuesday, December 16, 2008

Director's Comments: Alcoholism Screening

Listen to the NLM Director's Comments on alcoholism screening. The transcript is also available.

A simple, four question survey -- that could help physicians screen for alcoholism -- is underutilized nationally, according to a commentary recently published in the Journal of the American Medical Association. The CAGE questionnaire, first published in JAMA 25 years ago, asks four questions...


[Source: What's New on MedlinePlus]

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