Mitchel, A.M. et al. International Emergency Nursing. Published online: December 17 2016
- SBIRT has been shown to be effective in reducing risky alcohol consumption.
- Patients trust nurses, underscoring nurses’ ability to have a positive impact.
- EDRNs can increase their knowledge and attitudes to routinely screen patients for risky substance use.
- SBIRT training and educational reinforcement is key for continued implementation.
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