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Effectiveness of training family physicians to deliver a brief intervention to address excessive substance use among young patients: a cluster randomized controlled trial

Published inCMAJ. Canadian Medical Association journal, vol. 186, no. 8, p. E263-272
Publication date2014
Abstract

Brief interventions delivered by family physicians to address excessive alcohol use among adult patients are effective. We conducted a study to determine whether such an intervention would be similarly effective in reducing binge drinking and excessive cannabis use among young people.

Keywords
  • Adolescent
  • Alcoholism/prevention & control/therapy
  • Attitude of Health Personnel
  • Cluster Analysis
  • Confidence Intervals
  • Female
  • Humans
  • Intervention Studies
  • Male
  • Odds Ratio
  • Patient Education as Topic
  • Physician's Practice Patterns
  • Physicians, Family/education
  • Pilot Projects
  • Substance-Related Disorders/prevention & control/therapy
  • Switzerland
  • Treatment Outcome
  • Young Adult
Citation (ISO format)
HALLER, Dagmar M. et al. Effectiveness of training family physicians to deliver a brief intervention to address excessive substance use among young patients: a cluster randomized controlled trial. In: CMAJ. Canadian Medical Association journal, 2014, vol. 186, n° 8, p. E263–272. doi: 10.1503/cmaj.131301
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ISSN of the journal0820-3946
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