Alcohol Use/Prevention

Return to Chronic Conditions sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.


Learning Objectives

1. Plan interventions during routine appointments with patients in whom problem drinking is suspected to curb alcoholic tendencies and subsequent severity of mental and physical health problems.
2. Utilize screening tools and questionnaires to determine when a patient may be at risk for alcohol abuse or dependence.
3. Outline treatment and/or prevention options for patients who abuse or are dependent on alcohol.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
08/25/2017

Kathleen Rowland, MD, MS, Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Chicago, Department of Family Medicine, Director of Continuing Medical Education, Department of Family Medicine, Residency Core Faculty and Director of Inpatient Family Medicine, Family Medicine Residency, Associate Fellowship Director, Family Medicine Faculty Development Fellowship, University of Illinois at Chicago-Advocate Illinois at Chicago-Advocate Illinois Masonic, Physician

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
08/25/2017
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