Alcohol-related injury visits: do we know the true prevalence in U.S. trauma centres?

@article{Macleod2011AlcoholrelatedIV,
  title={Alcohol-related injury visits: do we know the true prevalence in U.S. trauma centres?},
  author={Jana B. A. Macleod and Daniel W. Hungerford},
  journal={Injury},
  year={2011},
  volume={42 9},
  pages={922-6}
}
INTRODUCTION Alcohol consumption is a significant risk factor for injuries. Further, level I trauma centres are mandated to screen and provide a brief intervention for identified problem drinkers. However, a valid population-based estimate of the magnitude of the problem is unknown. Therefore, the goal of this study is to evaluate the extent to which the… CONTINUE READING