Modelling the costs and outcomes of changing rates of screening for alcohol misuse by GPs in the Australian context

Source:
NHS Economic Evaluation Database - NHS EED
Publication date:
03 April 2007

Abstract

Bibliographic details

Shanahan M, Shakeshaft A, Mattick R P.  Modelling the costs and outcomes of changing rates of screening for alcohol misuse by GPs in the Australian context. Applied Health Economics and Health Policy 2006; 5(3): 155-166

Status

This is an economic evaluation that meets the criteria for inclusion on NHS EED.

Indexing status

Subject indexing assigned by NLM

Index terms

Adult; Aged; Alcoholism /diagnosis /epidemiology /prevention & control; Australia /epidemiology; control; Cost-Benefit Analysis /statistics & numerical data; Counseling /economics; Education, Medical, Continuing /economics /methods; Family Practice /education /standards; Female; Humans; Male; Mass Screening /economics /utilization; Medical Audit /economics; Middle Aged; Models, Statistical; numerical data; Outcome Assessment (Health Care); Physician's Practice Patterns /statistics & numerical data; Program Evaluation; Reminder Systems /economics; Risk-Taking