Table 5Databases searched and inclusion/exclusion criteria for clinical evidence

Electronic databasesCINAHL, EMBASE, MEDLINE, PsycINFO
Date searchedDatabase inception to March 2010
Study designSystematic reviews and narratives of qualitative studies, qualitative studies
PopulationPeople who are alcohol dependent or harmful drinkers, families and carers, staff who work in alcohol services
OutcomesNone specified - any narrative description of service user/carer experience of alcohol misuse


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