Review of the effectiveness of treatment for alcohol problems

Cost effectiveness of treatment for alcohol problems... - The BMJ
Objective To compare the cost effectivenessof social behaviour and network therapy, a new treatmentforalcoholproblems, with that ofthe proved motivational enhancement therapy. Design Cost effectiveness analysis alongside a pragmatic randomised trial. Setting Seven treatment sites.

Evidence-Based Treatments for Alcohol Problems - Here to Help
In their latest review,1 a total of 381 studies were identified, representing 99 different treatment modalities and involving over 75,000 clients. A number ofthe findings are provocative. For example, the majority oftreatmentsforalcoholproblems have little or no evidence of effectiveness.