Outcomes of drug and alcohol treatment programs among American Indians in California.

@article{Evans2006OutcomesOD,
  title={Outcomes of drug and alcohol treatment programs among American Indians in California.},
  author={Elizabeth A. Evans and Suzanne E. Spear and Yu-Chang Huang and Y H Hser},
  journal={American journal of public health},
  year={2006},
  volume={96 5},
  pages={889-96}
}
OBJECTIVES We examined differences in substance abuse treatment outcomes between American Indians and their non-American Indian counterparts in California, during 2000 to 2002. METHODS A total of 368 American Indians and a matched sample of 368 non-American Indians from 39 substance abuse treatment programs in 13 California counties were assessed at multiple time points. Records on arrests, driving while under the influence of alcohol or drugs, and mental health care were obtained 1 year… CONTINUE READING