The information available is shown in the table.
Estimated cost of alcohol misuse to the NHS in England and Wales, 1999
| ||£ million |
|In-patient costs—direct alcohol diagnosis ||52 |
|In-patient costs—other alcohol related diagnosis ||152 |
|General practice costs ||4 |
|Total ||207 |
Godfrey, C., Harman, G.: Changing the social costs of alcohol. Final report to the AERC. York: Centre for Health Economics, university of York, 1994 (updated by Department of Health (EOR)).