Topics

An Evaluation of the Brief Interventional for Problem Drinkers Among Medical Inpatients

2014-08-27 03:30:45 | BioPortfolio

Summary

Compared with control participants at post-intervention follow-ups, unhealthy drinkers who receive the screening and brief intervention will (1) report reduced alcohol consumption among all patients, and (2) report reduced alcohol-related problems and health care utilization.

Study Design

Allocation: Randomized, Intervention Model: Parallel Assignment, Masking: Single Blind (Outcomes Assessor), Primary Purpose: Treatment

Conditions

Problem Drinking

Intervention

Motivational enhancement therapy

Location

Mackay Memorial Hospital
Taipei
Taiwan
251

Status

Completed

Source

Mackay Memorial Hospital

Results (where available)

View Results

Links

Published on BioPortfolio: 2014-08-27T03:30:45-0400

Clinical Trials [949 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Study of the Effects of Motivational Enhancement Therapy on Alcohol Use in Chronic Hepatitis C Patients

The purpose of this study is to determine whether motivational enhancement therapy (MET) reduces alcohol use in a population of HCV-infected veterans who are currently drinking alcohol and...

Glutamatergic Modulation of Disordered Alcohol Use

Alcohol use disorders remain a significant public health problem. The pharmacological facilitation of behavioral treatment represents a promising strategy for addressing disordered drinkin...

Online Interventions for Gamblers With and Without Co-occurring Problem Drinking

Many problem gamblers are also problem drinkers,with lifetime prevalence in nationally representative samples ranging from 45% to 73%. Heavy drinking often occurs while problem gamblers ar...

Motivational Enhancement Therapy to Improve Treatment Utilization in Pregnant Substance Users - 1

The purpose of this study is to compare Motivational Enhancement Therapy (MET) with standard drug abuse treatment among pregnant women.

Motivational Enhancement System for Adherence

This is a two-phase study, consisting of the following plan: Phase I - This is a pre-test of the feasibility and acceptability of the beta version of a computer-delivered intervention, Mo...

PubMed Articles [14612 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Engaging youth (adolescents and young adults) to change frequent marijuana use: Motivational Enhancement Therapy (MET) in primary care.

To characterize information elicited from adolescent/young adults with frequent cannabis use in Motivational Enhancement Therapy (MET), and determine whether differences exist across stages of change ...

Evaluation of adding the Community Reinforcement Approach to Motivational Enhancement Therapy for Adults Aged 60 Years and Older with DSM-5 Alcohol Use Disorder: A Randomised Controlled Trial.

To examine whether adding the Community Reinforcement Approach for Seniors (CRA-S) to Motivational Enhancement Therapy (MET) increases the probability of treatment success in people ≥ 60 years old w...

Examining motivational interviewing's effect on confidence and commitment using daily data.

Mechanisms of behavior change (MOBC) within Motivational Interviewing (MI) are thought to operate via both relational and technical elements. These elements are hypothesized to increase client motivat...

Personal Approach to Treatment Choices for HIV (PATCH): Randomized Controlled Trial of a Brief Motivational Enhancement Intervention to Improve Medication Adherence in Persons with HIV.

This pilot randomized controlled trial evaluated the feasibility and efficacy of a brief motivational enhancement intervention to improve adherence to antiretroviral therapy in persons with HIV called...

Does it work and does it last? Effects of social and drinking behavior on same- and next-day mood.

Both social and drinking behavior have the potential to modify mood. However, if social drinking enhances positive mood and reduces negative mood, as compared to non-drinking social behavior, then int...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

The enhancement of physical, cognitive, emotional and social skills so an individual may participate in chosen activities. Recreational modalities are used in designed intervention strategies, incorporating individual's interests to make the therapy process meaningful and relevant.

It is a client-centered, directive method for eliciting intrinsic motivation to change using open-ended questions, reflective listening, and decisional balancing. This nonjudgmental, nonconfrontational interviewing style is designed to minimize a patient's resistance to change by creating an interaction that supports open discussion of risky or problem behavior.

Consumption of ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES by persons under the legal drinking age.

Behaviors associated with the ingesting of alcoholic beverages, including social drinking.

Drinking an excessive amount of ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES in a short period of time.

More From BioPortfolio on "An Evaluation of the Brief Interventional for Problem Drinkers Among Medical Inpatients"

Quick Search

Relevant Topic

Nutrition
Within medicine, nutrition (the study of food and the effect of its components on the body) has many different roles. Appropriate nutrition can help prevent certain diseases, or treat others. In critically ill patients, artificial feeding by tubes need t...


Searches Linking to this Trial