Opioid maintenance treatment reduces mortality
Aug. 13, 2019 3:14 PM
The effect of opioid maintenance treatment (OMT) on overdose mortality varies both between and within countries. Consequently, treatment programs need to be evaluated in different treatment settings and over time within settings.
Social connections and quality of life in recovery
Mar. 5, 2019 10:40 AM
Treatment for a substance use disorder can be challenging, whether residential or outpatient. Having a social network that provides emotional and functional support and that specifically supports abstinence can be vital to staying in treatment.
Prison inmates’ quality of life, exercise, and drug use
Mar. 4, 2019 3:30 PM
The Norwegian Offender Mental Health and Addiction Study (NORMA), led by Anne Bukten of SERAF/OUS, is one of the largest surveys in the world.