Packages of care for alcohol use disorders in low- and middle-income countries

PLoS Med. 2009 Oct;6(10):e1000170. doi: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1000170. Epub 2009 Oct 27.


In the fourth in a series of six articles on packages of care for mental disorders in low- and middle-income countries, Vivek Benegal and colleagues discuss the treatment of alcohol use disorders.

Publication types

  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Alcohol-Induced Disorders / classification
  • Alcohol-Induced Disorders / pathology
  • Alcohol-Induced Disorders / therapy*
  • Delivery of Health Care / economics
  • Delivery of Health Care / trends*
  • Developing Countries / economics
  • Ethanol / adverse effects*
  • Health Care Costs
  • Humans


  • Ethanol