Workplace screening of mine employees using the alcohol use disorder identification test (AUDIT) and alcohol breathalyzation
Lennings, Christopher J., Feeney, Gerald F., Sheehan, Mary C., Young, Ross McD., McPherson, Annie, & Tucker, Jane (1997) Workplace screening of mine employees using the alcohol use disorder identification test (AUDIT) and alcohol breathalyzation. Drug and Alcohol Review, 16(4), pp. 357-363.
Although public health campaigns focussing on alcohol use in the workplace are gaining increased publicity little evidence on the use of screening in the workplace. In this studying 152 mining personnel completed an alcohol screening test (the AUDIT). 133 of those that completed the AUDIT consented to a breathalyser test. The study found substantial evidence of hazardous alcohol use amongst participants, especially among younger males.
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|Item Type:||Journal Article|
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|Subjects:||Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES (110000) > PUBLIC HEALTH AND HEALTH SERVICES (111700) > Preventive Medicine (111716)
Australian and New Zealand Standard Research Classification > PSYCHOLOGY AND COGNITIVE SCIENCES (170000) > PSYCHOLOGY (170100) > Psychology not elsewhere classified (170199)
|Divisions:||Current > Research Centres > Centre for Accident Research & Road Safety - Qld (CARRS-Q)
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Faculty of Health
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
|Copyright Owner:||Copyright 1997 Taylor & Francis|
|Copyright Statement:||First published in Drug and Alcohol Review 16(4):pp. 357-363.|
|Deposited On:||27 Aug 2007|
|Last Modified:||10 Aug 2011 17:57|
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