A comparison of three methods of measuring the type and quantity of services provided during substance abuse treatment.

@article{Zanis1997ACO,
  title={A comparison of three methods of measuring the type and quantity of services provided during substance abuse treatment.},
  author={Dave A Zanis and A. Thomas Mclellan and M A Belding and G. de Moyer},
  journal={Drug and alcohol dependence},
  year={1997},
  volume={49 1},
  pages={25-32}
}
This study examined three data collection methods of quantifying and categorizing treatment services provided in a publicly funded methadone program. All three approaches were research technician implemented: (1) bi-weekly patient interview with the Treatment Services Review (TSR); (2) weekly counselor interview by the Counselor Services Interview (CSI); and (3) data abstraction from clinical patient records (REC). Fifty patients were followed over 28 days using each method to assess the… CONTINUE READING