Clinical Tools

Below is a list of clinical tools that we feel may be useful to use in clinical practice.

Alcohol use screening tests

The alcohol use screening tests can be used by health professionals as a tool to assess a service users level of risk to alcohol harm click on the link here for details of the screening tools below www.gov.uk

Guidance on the 5 alcohol use screening tests

Alcohol use disorders identification test (AUDIT)

Alcohol use disorders identification test for primary care (AUDIT PC)

Alcohol use disorders identification test for consumption (AUDIT C)

Fast alcohol use screening test (FAST)

Single question alcohol use test (M SASQ)


SUFARI – a substance use tool for mental health services

www.nice.org.uk

National Institute on Drug Abuse Screening and Assessment Tools Chart

www.drugabuse.gov

Progress - National Consortium of Consultant Nurses in Dual Diagnosis & Substance Use