Difficulties in a clinical application of methadone-dose contingency contracting.

Abstract

We review outcome of 14 methadone-maintenance patients who were offered a choice of administrative discharge or a methadone-dose contingency contract for continued drug abuse. In the three months before intervention, only 38% of urines were drug-free, while 55% were drug-free during the three-month intervention. Marked improvement occurred during the first… (More)

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@article{Nolimal1990DifficultiesIA, title={Difficulties in a clinical application of methadone-dose contingency contracting.}, author={D Nolimal and Terrence Crowley}, journal={Journal of substance abuse treatment}, year={1990}, volume={7 4}, pages={219-24} }