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15/12/2016

UK: The Public Health Burden of Alcohol and the Effectiveness and Cost-Effectiveness of Alcohol Control Policies, an evidence review

This review was commissioned by the Department of Health, which asked PublicHealth England (PHE) to provide an overview of alcohol-related harm in England andpossible policy solutions.

There have been several previous reports on this issue,including an Academy of Medical Sciences report (1), an expert synthesis (2), anoverview by the World Health Organization (WHO) (3), and most recently, a review bythe OECD (4).
You can access the full report through this link.