Ballarat Base Hospital: one in eight affected

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By Jeremy Venosta
Updated December 20 2017 - 12:27pm, first published 5:00am
STUDIED: Ballarat Base Hospital saw a reduction of alcohol related presentations to its emergency departments on December 16, when compared with previous studies. One in eight patients were had alcohol in their system.

Booze has been a bigger problem for emergency departments than ice and other drugs according to Ballarat Base Hospital staff.

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Jeremy Venosta

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