Galen eCalcs - Calculator: CAGE Alcohol Screening
The CAGE Alcohol Screening tool is utilized to identify alcoholism.
Calculator Search/Filter Keywords
At the calculator level, eCalcs comes delivered with default keywords that can be leveraged in the "Search/Filter" field to enable Specialty or System driven calculator searching. The following calculator keywords are delivered by default for the CAGE Alcohol Screening calculator:
- Critical Care
- Family Practice
- Internal Medicine
- Pain Management
- Sleep Medicine
Calculator Configuration Options
|Preference Name||Valid Range||Description|
|Publishing||Checked / Unchecked||When checked, the calculator will display for users on the front end. |
When unchecked, the calculator WILL NOT display for users on the front end.
|Orderable Item Override||(BLANK) / G-CAGE||“(BLANK)” indicates that the global configuration options for Orderable Item will be used. |
“G-CAGE” indicates that the calculator specific value will be used and can display the specific calculator name in the chart output.
|Save Discrete Results||True/False||When True, saves the questions and results of the calculator discretely when saving the results of the calculator.|
|Verification Required||True/False||When True, files the calculator output as requiring verification by generating a verification task.|
|Have you ever felt you should cut down your drinking?||Result||Does the patient feels he/she should cut down on drinking|
|Have people annoyed you by criticizing your drinking?||Result||Does the patient feel annoyed when criticized about drinking|
|Have you ever felt bad or guilty about your drinking?||Result||Does the patient ever feel bad or guilty about drinking|
|Have you ever had a drink first thing in the morning to steady your nerves or get rid of a hangover?||Result||Does the patient drink first thing in the morning to steady nerves or get rid of a hangover|
|CAGE Score||Result||CAGE alcohol screening test score|
|Measure Category||Measure Type||Measure|