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    Re: Systematic review of alcohol screening tools for use in the emergency department. Jones L, A. emj.2011;28:182-191 doi:10.1136/emj.2009.085324

    I read the article reviewing the accuracy of screening tools and recommending their use in the emergency department with interest. As a final year medical student, I recently piloted the Paddington Alcohol Test (PAT) in a district hospital emergency department to asses...

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