alcohol use disorders identification test


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AUDIT

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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AUDIT

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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Evaluation of the Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test and the Drug Use Disorders Identification Test among patients at a Norwegian psychiatric emergency ward.
A comparison of the Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT) to the SMAST-13 in a primary care simple.
For example, in a general medical setting, patients should have better outcomes if an intervention is initiated after a screening test, such as the Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT) (Babor et al.
The Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT) was developed by the World Health Organization (WHO) and consists of 2 distinct instruments: a 10-item AUDIT core questionnaire and a clinical screening procedure.
The mean Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test score was 19; the mean Mental Health Index score was 7.
All respondents were assessed for common psychiatric disorders with the World Health Organization's Composite International Diagnostic Interview (CIDI) and for substance abuse via an adaptation of the CIDI for drugs and Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT) for alcohol.
16,19] Further, our respondents rarely reported using another screening tool in lieu of CAGE even though other approaches, such as TWEAK (Tolerance, Worried, Eye-openers, Amnesia, Cut down) and the Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT) may outperform the CAGE questionnaire in certain primary care patient populations.
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