Alcohol treatment in England 2012-13

9 de novembro de 20131min

The background to the data: 

While most people drink alcohol responsibly, there are still many who drink to excess and alcohol-related problems are widespread in England. Today, around nine million adults drink at levels that pose some risk to their health. An estimated 1.6 million people may have some degree of alcohol dependence. Of these, some 250,000 are believed to be moderately or severely dependent and may benefit from intensive treatment

acesse: http://www.nta.nhs.uk/uploads/alcohol2012-13.pdf


Sobre a UNIAD

A Unidade de Pesquisa em álcool e Drogas (UNIAD) foi fundada em 1994 pelo Prof. Dr. Ronaldo Laranjeira e John Dunn, recém-chegados da Inglaterra. A criação contou, na época, com o apoio do Departamento de Psiquiatria da UNIFESP. Inicialmente (1994-1996) funcionou dentro do Complexo Hospital São Paulo, com o objetivo de atender funcionários dependentes.



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