Screening, brief interventions, referral to treatment (SBIRT) for illicit drug and alcohol use at multiple healthcare sites: comparison at intake and 6 months later.

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OBJECTIVES Alcohol screening and brief interventions in medical settings can significantly reduce alcohol use. Corresponding data for illicit drug use is sparse. A Federally funded screening, brief interventions, referral to treatment (SBIRT) service program, the largest of its kind to date, was initiated by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2008.08.003

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@article{Madras2009ScreeningBI, title={Screening, brief interventions, referral to treatment (SBIRT) for illicit drug and alcohol use at multiple healthcare sites: comparison at intake and 6 months later.}, author={Bertha K. Madras and Wilson M. Compton and Deepa Avula and Tom Stegbauer and Jack B Stein and H. Westley Clark}, journal={Drug and alcohol dependence}, year={2009}, volume={99 1-3}, pages={280-95} }