It is an essential resource for those professionals who have to tackle alcohol related problems in primary health care settings. It presents evidence-based information on the management of alcohol problems under different headings: The harm done by alcohol, Identifying alcohol problems, Intervening with patients, etc has been developed in the framework of the Project entitled “Primary Health Care European Project on Alcohol” funded by the European Commission and the Department of Health of the Autonomous Government of Catalonia. This European Project is aimed at integrating health promotion interventions for hazardous and harmful alcohol consumption into primary health care professionals’ daily clinical work. It will achieve this by preparing: European recommendations and clinical guidelines on best practice for health care purchasers and providers; a training program for primary health care professionals, a comprehensive Internet site database on good practice, and a series of country specific dissemination strategies. Read more