Integrating Alcohol-Use-Related Content in Nursing Curricula
Repository Posting Date2017-07-27T19:13:27Z
Author(s)Finnell, Deborah S.
Author DetailsDeborah S. Finnell, DNS - School of Nursing, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Lead Author Sigma AffliationGamma Kappa
Other Title(s)Addressing the Global Burden of Alcohol Use in Nursing Curricula [Symposium]
Level of EvidenceN/A
There is a strong evidence base for alcohol screening, brief intervention, and referral to treatment (SBIRT). Nurses are in key roles to deliver these clinical strategies. However, there is little content addressing the continuum of alcohol use to alcohol use disorder. Innovative curricula are needed.