[PDF] Alcohol - a toolkit for improving care

Source:
Royal College of Emergency Medicine - RCEM
Publisher:
Royal College of Emergency Medicine
Publication date:
02 June 2015

Abstract

The aims of the toolkit are: 1. Promotion of best practice in the area of alcohol management - methods of screening and complete management of the patient with alcohol related illness and injury in EDs. 2. Advancement of safe and effective care in this area - advising on approaches on how to care for this subset of patients and sharing best practice with the use of medications. 3. Education and training of Emergency Medicine doctors - by provision of guidelines and advocating training.