Does A History Of Alcohol Abuse Go Under Pertinant PMH In A HPI ?

If a Patient was in a MVA while intoxicated and has a history of alcohol abuse, does this info get mentioned as pertinant PMH in the HPI?

How Alcohol Was First Made?

ALCOHOL: A SHORT HISTORY.In India, an alcoholic beverage called sura, distilled from rice, was in use between 3000 and 2000 B.C. The Babylonians worshiped a wine goddess as early as 2700 B.C. In Greece, one of the first alcoholic beverages to gain popularity was mead, a fermented drink made from honey and water. Read Here….

This Video Shows The Difference Between Alcohol Abuse and Being an Alcoholic

 

Why Was Alcohol Prohibited?

National prohibition of alcohol (1920-33)—the “noble experiment”—was undertaken to reduce crime and corruption, solve social problems, reduce the tax burden created by prisons and poorhouses, and improve health and hygiene in America.

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  • Corky April 11, 2009, 11:34 pm

    Absolutely.

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