An 18-year follow-up of patients admitted to methadone treatment for the first time.

@article{Davstad2009An1F,
  title={An 18-year follow-up of patients admitted to methadone treatment for the first time.},
  author={Ingrid Davstad and Marlene Stenbacka and Anders G Leifman and Anders P Romelsj{\"o}},
  journal={Journal of addictive diseases},
  year={2009},
  volume={28 1},
  pages={39-52}
}
An 18-year addiction career, 1985-2003, for 157 heroin dependent subjects (73% men; 49% human immunodeficiency virus seropositive) admitted for the first time to Stockholm's Methadone Maintenance Treatment program during 1989 to 1991 was analyzed with data from seven official registers and patient records. Regression analyses and incidence rates for various… CONTINUE READING