Alcohol-related presentations in the emergency department
Mary Dawood Consultant nurse, Accident and Emergency, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, St Mary’s Hospital, London
Alcohol-related problems and binge drinking pose continuing challenges to nurses nationally and internationally. To provide optimum care for this vulnerable group and sound advice to hazardous drinkers, it is essential that nurses are knowledgeable and competent in this area of practice.
Nursing Standard. 22, 36,50-56. doi: 10.7748/ns2008.05.22.36.50.c6544
Published in print: 14 May 2008Peer review
This article has been subject to double blind peer review