Economic evaluation:A comparison of methadone versus buprenorphine for opiate substitution treatment

Maas, Jim, Barton, Garry, Maskrey, Vivienne, Pinto, Hayley and Holland, Richard (2013) Economic evaluation:A comparison of methadone versus buprenorphine for opiate substitution treatment. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 133 (2). pp. 494-501. ISSN 1879-0046

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Abstract

The cost of opiate substitution is usually considered lower in cost when methadone is used, as compared to that of buprenorphine, however the overall cost effectiveness of substitution programmes comparing the two drugs remains largely unknown.

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Additional Information: Copyright © 2013 Elsevier Ireland Ltd. All rights reserved.
Faculty \ School: Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences > Norwich Medical School
Depositing User: Pure Connector
Date Deposited: 20 Jan 2014 16:42
Last Modified: 21 Apr 2020 22:36
URI: https://ueaeprints.uea.ac.uk/id/eprint/46537
DOI: 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2013.07.018

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