Alcohol excess: time for a new positive and multifaceted strategyBMJ 2019; 365 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.l4300 (Published 25 June 2019) Cite this as: BMJ 2019;365:l4300
- Michael Craig Watson, trustee,
- John Lloyd, honorary vice president
- Institute of Health Promotion and Education, Welwyn AL6 0UD, UK
We agree with Salisbury that new measures are needed to promote sensible attitudes towards drinking and are pleased that her article took a balanced approach.1 We need a positive and multifaceted strategy that targets different settings and supports different age groups.
Much more could be done in primary care.234 Early identification and brief advice …