Jan Coles; Week 2 MED1011; Clinical Skills
Take a family history back 3 generations.
Need to estimate weekly consumption of alcohol, safe drinking levels are no more than two standard drinks per day for both men and women and no more than four on a single occasion. CAGE questions are
- Have you ever felt the need to cut down?
- Do you get annoyed when people tell you to cut down?
- Do you feel guilty for drinking too much?
- Have you ever needed an eye opener drink in the morning?