CAGE Questionnaire – Alcoholism screening tool

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CAGE Questionnaire - Alcoholism screening tool
[select name="Q1" value="no=0|YES=1"] <-- Have you ever felt the need to Cut down on drinking?
[select name="Q2" value="no=0|YES=1"] <-- Have you ever felt Annoyed by criticism of your drinking?
[select name="Q3" value="no=0|YES=1"] <-- Have you ever had Guilty feelings about your drinking?
[select name="Q4" value="no=0|YES=1"] <-- Do you ever take a morning Eye opener (a drink first thing in the morning to steady your nerves or get rid of a hangover)?
Score --> [calc value="score=(Q1)+(Q2)+(Q3)+(Q4)" memo="score"] out of 4. Interpretation --> [calc value="score=(Q1)+(Q2)+(Q3)+(Q4);score>2?'Confirms Alcoholism.':score>1?'Strongly indicative of Alcoholism. A positive response to at least two questions is seen in the majority of patients with alcoholism. ':score>0?'One positive response to any CAGE question suggests the need for closer assessment. ':'NEGATIVE screen for alcoholism.'" memo="interpretation"]
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reference: <a href="http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/4416585" target="_blank">Mayfield (1974) Am J Psychiatry. 131:1121-3.</a>
posted by: Jonathan Poon[/html][/conditional]
CAGE Questionnaire - Alcoholism screening tool
<-- Have you ever felt the need to Cut down on drinking?
<-- Have you ever felt Annoyed by criticism of your drinking?
<-- Have you ever had Guilty feelings about your drinking?
<-- Do you ever take a morning Eye opener (a drink first thing in the morning to steady your nerves or get rid of a hangover)?
Score --> scorescore=(Q1)+(Q2)+(Q3)+(Q4) out of 4. Interpretation --> interpretationscore=(Q1)+(Q2)+(Q3)+(Q4);score>2?'Confirms Alcoholism.':score>1?'Strongly indicative of Alcoholism. A positive response to at least two questions is seen in the majority of patients with alcoholism. ':score>0?'One positive response to any CAGE question suggests the need for closer assessment. ':'NEGATIVE screen for alcoholism.'

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