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The effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of cognitive behaviour therapy for opiate misusers in methadone maintenance treatment: a multi-centre randomised controlled trial

Drummond, Colin, Kouimtsidis, Christos, Reynolds, Martina, Russell, Ian, Coulton, Simon, Godfrey, Christine (2004) The effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of cognitive behaviour therapy for opiate misusers in methadone maintenance treatment: a multi-centre randomised controlled trial. HMSO, London (The full text of this publication is not currently available from this repository. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided) (KAR id:27968)

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Abstract

There is evidence to support the effectiveness of

countries, and it is increasingly applied as a treatment

adjunctive psychosocial treatments has been shown

behaviour therapy (CBT) has become the leading treatment

In contrast, relatively little research has been conducted

cost effectiveness, of CBT in substance use disorders.

make a significant impact on drug misuse and associated

to MM. Several RCTs have been undertaken to assess

treatment. The evidence from these studies,

support the efficacy of CBT, although the models of

One study showed that CBT was more effective than

and cost effectiveness of CBT in MM in the UK NHS

setting is unknown.

Item Type: Research report (external)
Subjects: R Medicine > RM Therapeutics. Pharmacology
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine
Divisions: Faculties > Social Sciences > School of Social Policy Sociology and Social Research > Centre for Health Services Studies
Depositing User: Tony Rees
Date Deposited: 22 Jun 2011 14:16 UTC
Last Modified: 22 Jan 2020 04:04 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/27968 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
Coulton, Simon: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-7704-3274
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