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CPSTF Findings for Excessive Alcohol Consumption

Following is an alphabetical list of intervention approaches reviewed by the Community Preventive Services Task Force with summaries of the CPSTF finding for each (definitions of findings). Click a linked review title to read a summary of the evidence and access supporting materials.

Intervention
CPSTF Finding
Interventions Directed to the General Population
Dram Shop Liability A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended
March 2010
Electronic Screening and Brief Intervention (e-SBI) A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended
August 2012
Increasing Alcohol Taxes A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended
June 2007
Maintaining Limits on Days of Sale A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended
June 2008
Maintaining Limits on Hours of Sale A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended
February 2009
Overservice Law Enforcement Initiatives A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
March 2010
Privatization of Retail Alcohol Sales A red square means that the CPSTF Recommends Against implementing this interventionRecommended Against
April 2011
Regulation of Alcohol Outlet Density A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended
February 2007
Responsible Beverage Service Training A yellow diamond means that the CPSTF issued an insufficient evidence finding for this interventionInsufficient Evidence
October 2010
Interventions Directed to Underage Drinkers
Enhanced Enforcement of Laws Prohibiting Sales to Minors A green circle means that the CPSTF Recommends implementing this interventionRecommended
February 2006