Mitchell, L. et al
Screening for alcohol use disorders in a genitourinary medicine setting.
International Journal of STD & AIDS. 22(11):682-3, 2011 Nov.
Description: This study explored genitourinary (GU) medicine clinics screening for, and giving advice on, harmful drinking as recommended in NICE guidance. All first attendees to the Northumberland GU Service in April 2010 were given a questionnaire on arrival. Of the 256 attendees only 11 (4.3%) declined completing the questionnaire. The findings from the completed questionnaires highlighted the link between alcohol and poor sexual health.
|Practice appears to be in line with guidance