[Economic efficiency of methadone maintenance and factors affecting it].

@article{Vanagas2004EconomicEO,
  title={[Economic efficiency of methadone maintenance and factors affecting it].},
  author={Giedrius Vanagas and Žilvinas Padaiga and Emilis Subata},
  journal={Medicina},
  year={2004},
  volume={40 7},
  pages={
          607-13
        }
}
UNLABELLED Methadone maintenance is effective in reducing injection drug use, needle sharing, and the overall mortality associated with opiate abuse. Scientific literature describes that efficiency of methadone maintenance program depends on many factors. Our analysis is based on description of economic research methods and on factors affecting economic… CONTINUE READING