Socio-demographic and clinical characteristics of 3129 heroin users in the first methadone maintenance treatment clinic in China.

Abstract

BACKGROUND This study aimed to determine the characteristics of heroin users in the first methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) clinic in China. METHODS In a retrospective chart review, the notes of 3127 heroin users who received both detoxification and MMT at the clinic were analyzed. Their socio-demographic and clinical data were collected, and the… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2007.11.009

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@article{Du2008SociodemographicAC, title={Socio-demographic and clinical characteristics of 3129 heroin users in the first methadone maintenance treatment clinic in China.}, author={Wan-jun Du and Yu-Tao Xiang and Zhimin Wang and Yong Liang Chi and Ya Zheng and Xiao-nian Luo and Zhuo-ji Cai and G{\'a}bor S{\'a}ndor Ungvari and J{\'o}zsef Gerevich}, journal={Drug and alcohol dependence}, year={2008}, volume={94 1-3}, pages={158-64} }