The management of harmful drinking and alcohol dependence in primary care
Guideline No 74
September 2003 Updated December 2004
ISBN 1899893 78 4

This guideline has been withdrawn as it is over 10 years old. Without a full review of the evidence it is not possible to be certain that the guideline:

  • remains relevant to NHSScotland
  • makes recommendations based on the most up-to-date evidence for best practice
  • does not recommend unsafe practice, and
  • complies with current  mandatory advice or government policy.

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