The role of the health services in the prevention of alcohol-related facial injury.

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/126988
Title:
The role of the health services in the prevention of alcohol-related facial injury.
Authors:
McHugh, E E; Al-Awadhi, E; Stassen, L F A
Affiliation:
Dublin Dental School and Hospital, Lincoln Place, Dublin, Ireland.
Citation:
The role of the health services in the prevention of alcohol-related facial injury. 2009, 7 (5):307-15 Surgeon
Journal:
The surgeon : journal of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons of Edinburgh and Ireland
Issue Date:
Oct-2009
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/126988
PubMed ID:
19848065
Abstract:
This paper outlines the preventive health strategic measures that are currently in place and it endeavours to consider how improvements can be made to our national preventive strategy with the goal of reducing alcohol-related facial injuries. It is based on a review of the literature sourced through PubMed, Ovid Medline and the Cochrane database. The main findings are that increased funding, legislative amendment and media involvement are key to improving the work of the health services in their struggle to limit the ever increasing alcohol-related incidents that are experienced by society today.
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
MeSH:
Alcohol Drinking; Facial Injuries; Health Promotion; Humans; Primary Prevention
ISSN:
1479-666X

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorMcHugh, E Een
dc.contributor.authorAl-Awadhi, Een
dc.contributor.authorStassen, L F Aen
dc.date.accessioned2011-04-04T12:03:12Z-
dc.date.available2011-04-04T12:03:12Z-
dc.date.issued2009-10-
dc.identifier.citationThe role of the health services in the prevention of alcohol-related facial injury. 2009, 7 (5):307-15 Surgeonen
dc.identifier.issn1479-666X-
dc.identifier.pmid19848065-
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/126988-
dc.description.abstractThis paper outlines the preventive health strategic measures that are currently in place and it endeavours to consider how improvements can be made to our national preventive strategy with the goal of reducing alcohol-related facial injuries. It is based on a review of the literature sourced through PubMed, Ovid Medline and the Cochrane database. The main findings are that increased funding, legislative amendment and media involvement are key to improving the work of the health services in their struggle to limit the ever increasing alcohol-related incidents that are experienced by society today.-
dc.language.isoenen
dc.subject.meshAlcohol Drinking-
dc.subject.meshFacial Injuries-
dc.subject.meshHealth Promotion-
dc.subject.meshHumans-
dc.subject.meshPrimary Prevention-
dc.titleThe role of the health services in the prevention of alcohol-related facial injury.en
dc.typeArticleen
dc.contributor.departmentDublin Dental School and Hospital, Lincoln Place, Dublin, Ireland.en
dc.identifier.journalThe surgeon : journal of the Royal Colleges of Surgeons of Edinburgh and Irelanden
dc.description.provinceLeinster-

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