Recidivism and return to work posttransplant. Recipients with substance abuse histories.

@article{Newton1999RecidivismAR,
  title={Recidivism and return to work posttransplant. Recipients with substance abuse histories.},
  author={Sarah E Newton},
  journal={Journal of substance abuse treatment},
  year={1999},
  volume={17 1-2},
  pages={103-8}
}
The purpose of this retrospective survey was to describe posttransplant recidivism and return to work rates for adult liver transplant recipients with histories of alcohol-related liver disease (ARLD) or ARLD and polysubstance use. Recidivism from alcohol was the primary substance analyzed. One hundred and twenty-two adult liver transplant recipients comprised the convenience sample; 98 had histories of ARLD and 24 had both ARLD and polysubstance use. Using a mailed survey, the recipients were… CONTINUE READING