Integrating primary medical care with addiction treatment: a randomized controlled trial.

@article{Weisner2001IntegratingPM,
  title={Integrating primary medical care with addiction treatment: a randomized controlled trial.},
  author={Constance M. Weisner and Jennifer R. Mertens and Sujaya Parthasarathy and Charles Moore and Ying Lu},
  journal={JAMA},
  year={2001},
  volume={286 14},
  pages={1715-23}
}
CONTEXT The prevalence of medical disorders is high among substance abuse patients, yet medical services are seldom provided in coordination with substance abuse treatment. OBJECTIVE To examine differences in treatment outcomes and costs between integrated and independent models of medical and substance abuse care as well as the effect of integrated care in a subgroup of patients with substance abuse-related medical conditions (SAMCs). DESIGN Randomized controlled trial conducted between… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 110 extracted citations

Integrating Care for People With Co-Occurring Alcohol and Other Drug, Medical, and Mental Health Conditions

Alcohol research & health : the journal of the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism • 2011
View 3 Excerpts
Highly Influenced

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 46 references

Statistical issues in cost-effectiveness analyses.

Statistical methods in medical research • 2002

Medical consequences of substance abuse.

The Psychiatric clinics of North America • 1999

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…