Alcohol Screening, Brief Intervention, and Referral to Treatment for Nurses Working with Persons with HIV/AIDS
Repository Posting Date2017-07-27T19:04:13Z
Author DetailsMichael Sanchez, DNP - Department of Community and Public Health, Johns Hopkins University School of Nursing, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationNu Beta
Other Title(s)Addressing the Global Burden of Alcohol Use in Nursing Curricula [Symposium]
Level of EvidenceN/A
Alcohol use among people living with HIV (PLWH) can have deleterious effects on health outcomes. By using the guided step-by-step intervention offered in this presentation, nurses working with PLHW can screen, provide brief intervention and referral to treatment, to promote positive health outcomes in this population.