Update information

Update information

October 2014: The wording of the final bullet in recommendation has been corrected to make it clear that inpatient or residential assisted withdrawal should be considered for people who regularly drink between 15 and 30 units (not between 15 and 20 units) of alcohol per day, if they also have the additional complicating features mentioned in the recommendation.

Minor changes since publication

August 2019: We updated the terminology for harmful drinking and hazardous drinking in line with the UK chief medical officers' low risk drinking guidelines.

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