The formally organized clinic may be the best method of providing methadone maintenance to large numbers of patients at a relatively low cost per patient, but it is possible to identify patients who might be better served in a setting more similar to treatment of other chronic diseases. This medical maintenance research is a feasibility study of delivering methadone maintenance treatment in a setting outside of clinics as they are currently organized and regulated.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||10|
|Journal||NIDA Research Monograph Series|
|State||Published - Jan 1 1985|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Medicine (miscellaneous)