Emergency department-based intervention with adolescent substance users: 12-month outcomes.

@article{Tait2005EmergencyDI,
  title={Emergency department-based intervention with adolescent substance users: 12-month outcomes.},
  author={Robert J Tait and Gary Kenneth Hulse and Suzanne Robertson and Peter Sprivulis},
  journal={Drug and alcohol dependence},
  year={2005},
  volume={79 3},
  pages={359-63}
}
We evaluated the 12-month outcomes of a brief intervention, enhanced by a consistent support person, which aimed to facilitate referral attendance for substance use treatment following a hospital alcohol or other drug (AOD) presentation. Outcomes were assessed as: attendance for substance use treatment; the number of hospital AOD ED presentations; change in… CONTINUE READING