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ISBN: 9780702063046
Page Count: 144
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone
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Public Health Mini-Guides: Alcohol Misuse - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource

by Ken Barrie, BA (Hons) CQSW PG Dip Alcohol Studies

Elsevier eBook on VitalSource

cover image - Public Health Mini-Guides: Alcohol Misuse - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource
ISBN: 9780702063046
Page Count: 144
Imprint: Churchill Livingstone
List Price: $15.95
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Public Health Mini-Guides: Alcohol Misuse provides up-to-date, evidence-based information in a convenient pocket-sized format. Alcohol Misuse is a major public health concern in the UK, and its impact is significant on a global scale. This Mini-Guide presents resources, research and examples relating to this challenge, exploring the causes of alcohol misuse along with the approaches to reduce alcohol problems at both individual and population levels.

    • Boxes
    • Thinking points - will be of interest to practitioners
    • Key debates
    • Case studies
    • Current strategies – Gov. targets
    • Further Reading
    • Useful web links.
    • Part 1 – lay out problem
      • Epidemiology, background, key facts, NICE guidelines
      • Population group most affected

    • Part 2
      • Current strategies
      • How are they working? – evidence
  • Ken Barrie, BA (Hons) CQSW PG Dip Alcohol Studies, Senior Lecturer in Alcohol and Drug Studies, School of Social Sciences, University of the West of Scotland, Paisley, Scotland
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