Radio interview on 2UE Healthy Lifestyle program

I was interviewed on the 2UE Healthy Lifestyle with Ed Phillips program today on alcohol drinking during the holiday seasons, and planning for success in New Year resolutions.

Audio recording: http://omny.fm/shows/healthy-lifestyle/should-you-lay-of-the-alcohol-at-the-office-party

Alcohol screening and brief interventions in primary care – Evidence and a pragmatic practice-based approach

etohscreeningevidenceThis clinical article on alcohol screening and brief interventions in primary care was published in Australian Family Physician (PDF).

Tam CWM, Knight A, Liaw S-T. Alcohol screening and brief interventions in primary care – Evidence and a pragmatic practice-based approach. Australian Family Physician 2016 10/01;45:767-70.

GP Unit authors: Michael Tam,  Andrew Knight, Siaw-Teng Liaw

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How acceptable is it for GPs to ask about drinking? What patients think – a mixed methods study

I presented this abstract (PDF, 344 KB) as an oral presentation at the 2015 Primary Health Care Research Conference, held at the Adelaide Convention Centre, 29-31 July 2015.

A recorded version of the presentation is available on YouTube:

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Consultation contexts and the acceptability of alcohol enquiry from general practitioners – a survey experiment

July_Research-TamMy study, a survey experiment measuring the variability in acceptability in patient acceptance to alcohol enquiry by GPs was published in the July 2015 edition of Australian Family Physician.

PDF : Web

Authors:

  • Chun Wah Michael Tam
  • Louis Hion-Lam Leong
  • Nicholas Zwar
  • Charlotte Hespe

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