Tag Archives: Interventions

#PHTwitJC 25: Does alcohol price affect drinking behaviour?

On Thursday 23rd May at 8pm #PHTwitJC will be discussing this paper: A C Wagenaar et al (2009) Effects of beverage alcohol price and tax levels on drinking: a meta-analysis of 1003 estimates from 112 studies, Addiction, 104, 179–190 PDF … Continue reading

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#PHTwitJC 21: Summary and Discussion

Thanks to everyone who contributed to the lively discussion and appraisal of the following papar: Effectiveness of screening and brief alcohol intervention in primary care (SIPS trial): pragmatic cluster randomised controlled trial, British Medical Journal, http://www.bmj.com/content/346/bmj.e8501. The full transcripts are … Continue reading

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#PHTwitJC 21: Alcohol Interventions in Primary Care

The next live Twitter Public Health Journal Club will take place on Wednesday 30th January 2013 at 8pm (GMT)  Thank you to those who voted. The winning paper with 43% of the votes this month is: E Kaner, M Bland, … Continue reading

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