Brief interventions in routine health care: a population-based study of conversations about alcohol in Sweden.

AIMS To investigate how brief alcohol interventions are delivered in routine practice in the Swedish health-care system. DESIGN, SETTING AND PARTICIPANTS A cross-sectional sample of 6000 individuals representative of the adult population aged 18-64 years registered in the Swedish total population register was drawn randomly. Data were collected in 2010 by… CONTINUE READING