- Brief intervention in a primary care setting for hazardous drinkersR A Senft
Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, Oregon 97227 1098, USA
Am J Prev Med 13:464-70. 1997..The study was designed to test a brief intervention for reducing alcohol consumption among moderate to heavy (hazardous) drinkers in a busy HMO primary care setting...
- Screening and brief intervention for hazardous drinking in an HMO: effects on medical care utilizationD K Freeborn
Kaiser Permanente Center for Health Research, Portland, OR 97227, USA
J Behav Health Serv Res 27:446-53. 2000..7 vs. 6.6 days; p = .37). Although brief interventions to reduce hazardous drinking may potentially reduce medical care utilization, more evidence is needed to substantiate their practicality and cost-effectiveness...