alcohol use disorders identification test


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Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test. A screening test developed by the World Health Organization to identify persons with hazardous and harmful patterns of alcohol consumption, and which provides a framework for intervention to help drinkers reduce or cease alcohol consumption.

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A survey of ten questions to diagnose those people whose alcohol consumption has become harmful to their health. The AUDIT questionnaire includes three questions about a person's possible dependence on alcohol, three that determine the amount and frequency of alcohol consumption, and four that delve into any problems that may have been caused by a person's alcohol consumption in the past.
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Yanov et al., "Performance of the alcohol use disorders identification test among tuberculosis patients in Russia," Substance Use & Misuse, vol.
Evaluation of the Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test and the Drug Use Disorders Identification Test among patients at a Norwegian psychiatric emergency ward.
The Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT) as a screen for at-risk drinking in primary care patients of different racial/ethnic backgrounds.
KEY WORDS: identification and screening for AOD (alcohol and other drug) use; Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test; health risk assessment; binge drinking; patient interview; primary health care; general practitioner; brief intervention; prevention; counseling
This was assessed using widely accepted cutoffs on self-rated symptom severity measures, including the Panic and Agoraphobia Scale, the Social Phobia Inventory, the Generalized Anxiety Disorder-7, and the Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test. The exceptions were major depressive disorder, obsessive-compulsive disorder, and mania, where 30%-59% of the subjects who met the diagnostic criteria also met criteria for clinically significant symptom severity.
The Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT) can quickly flag individuals with potential alcohol problems who are at higher risk for mental health and physical functioning problems, Ronda L.
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