Alcohol brief interventions in youth and social work settings in Scotland

Tessa Parkes*, Martine Stead, Douglas Eadie, Avril Nicoll, Jennifer McKell, Linda Bauld, Sarah Wilson, Cheryl Burgess, Garth Reid, John McAteer, Ruth Jepson

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Scotland has one of the highest liver cirrhosis mortality rates in Western Europe. The Scottish government has invested in a range of policies to address this and the wider harms from alcohol, including a national programme on alcohol brief interventions (ABIs).
Original languageEnglish
Article numberA52
Pages (from-to)1-1
Number of pages1
JournalAddiction Science & Clinical Practice
Issue numberS1
Publication statusPublished - 4 Sep 2013



  • young people
  • social work
  • liver cirrhosis
  • service user
  • antenatal care

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