Am J Public Health 2022 02;112(S1):S66-S76
George Pro and Nickolas Zaller are with Department of Health Behavior and Health Education and the Center for Public Health and Criminal Justice Research, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock. Corey Hayes is with the Center for Health Services Research, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, and the Center for Mental Healthcare and Outcomes Research, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, Little Rock. Clare C. Brown is with the Department of Health Policy and Management, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. Johnathan Goree is with the Department of Anesthesiology, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences.
To identify client- and state-level factors associated with positive treatment response among heroin and opioid treatment episodes in the United States. We used national data from 46 states using the Treatment Episode Dataset‒Discharges (2018) to identify heroin and opioid treatment episodes (n = 162 846). We defined positive treatment response as a decrease in use between admission and discharge. Read More