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Table 1 Agreement between GP assessment of at-risk alcohol consumption and patient self-report (GP unsure responses excluded, n = 1349)

From: Under the radar: a cross-sectional study of the challenge of identifying at-risk alcohol consumption in the general practice setting

GP Patient reported  
  At-risk* Not at-risk Total
  n (%) 95% CI n (%) 95% CI  
At risk 71 (26) [19, 35] 42 (3.9) [2.2, 6.7] 113 (8.4) [5.6, 12]
Not at-risk 197 (74) [65, 81] 1039 (96) [93, 98] 1236 (92) [88, 94]
  268 (20) [17,23] 1081 (80) [77,87] 1349
  1. *at-risk defined as more than 2 drinks 2–3 times a week or four or more times a week and/or >4 drinks weekly, daily or almost daily).