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- Center for Substance Abuse Treatment. Alcohol Screening and Brief Intervention (SBI) for Trauma Patients: Committee on Trauma Quick Guide. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, DHHS Publication No. (SMA) 07-4266. Washington, DC: U.S. Government Printing Office, 2007.
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Brief Intervention Instruction and Additional Information:
- World Health Organization. Brief Intervention for Substance Use: A Manual for Use in Primary Care (PDF, 168KB)
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NIDA. (2012, March 1). Resource Guide: Screening for Drug Use in General Medical Settings. Retrieved from https://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/resource-guide-screening-drug-use-in-general-medical-settings