Alcoholics are often going undiagnosed By Piriya Mahendra.
In fact it was more prevalent for patients to disclose problem drinking when asked to self-report than the amount found by clinicians’ judgment only, he remarked. There needs to be a greater knowing of the importance of carefully assessing alcohol problems for nonintoxicated patients. Patient responses to questioning about drinking habits shouldn’t be assumed to end up being misleading but questioning should be handled sensitively. Licensed from medwireNews with authorization from Springer Health care Ltd. (more…)