Jerome H Jaffe

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint From morphine clinics to buprenorphine: regulating opioid agonist treatment of addiction in the United States
    Jerome H Jaffe
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Alcohol and Drug Abuse, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 701 West Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 70:S3-11. 2003
  2. pmc Retention in methadone and buprenorphine treatment among African Americans
    Jan Gryczynski
    Friends Research Institute, 1040 Park Avenue, Suite 103, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 45:287-92. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Patient perspectives on choosing buprenorphine over methadone in an urban, equal-access system
    Jan Gryczynski
    Friends Research Institute, 1040 Park Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Am J Addict 22:285-91. 2013
  4. pmc Scaling-up interim methadone maintenance: treatment for 1,000 heroin-addicted individuals
    Robert P Schwartz
    Social Research Center, Friends Research Institute, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 37:362-7. 2009
  5. pmc Improvements in outcomes in methadone patients on probation/parole regardless of counseling early in treatment
    Sharon M Kelly
    Friends Research Institute, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Addict Med 7:133-8. 2013
  6. pmc A randomized trial of intensive outpatient (IOP) vs. standard outpatient (OP) buprenorphine treatment for African Americans
    Shannon Gwin Mitchell
    Friends Research Institute, 1020 Park Avenue, Suite 103, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 128:222-9. 2013
  7. pmc African American patients seeking treatment in the public sector: characteristics of buprenorphine vs. methadone patients
    Shannon Gwin Mitchell
    Friends Research Institute, Inc, 1040 Park Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 122:55-60. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Intravenous and intranasal heroin-dependent treatment-seekers: characteristics and treatment outcome
    David A Highfield
    Friends Research Institute, MD 21201, USA
    Addiction 102:1816-23. 2007
  9. pmc Impact of methadone with versus without drug abuse counseling on HIV risk: 4- and 12-month findings from a clinical trial
    Sharon M Kelly
    Friends Research Institute, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Addict Med 6:145-52. 2012
  10. pmc Randomized trial of standard methadone treatment compared to initiating methadone without counseling: 12-month findings
    Robert P Schwartz
    Friends Research Institute, Inc, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Addiction 107:943-52. 2012

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. ncbi request reprint From morphine clinics to buprenorphine: regulating opioid agonist treatment of addiction in the United States
    Jerome H Jaffe
    Department of Psychiatry, Division of Alcohol and Drug Abuse, University of Maryland School of Medicine, 701 West Pratt Street, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 70:S3-11. 2003
    ..Some details of how the DATA was developed, moved through Congress, and signed into law are described...
  2. pmc Retention in methadone and buprenorphine treatment among African Americans
    Jan Gryczynski
    Friends Research Institute, 1040 Park Avenue, Suite 103, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 45:287-92. 2013
    ..These findings confirm a retention disparity between methadone and buprenorphine in this population, and suggest potential avenues for future research to enhance retention in buprenorphine treatment...
  3. doi request reprint Patient perspectives on choosing buprenorphine over methadone in an urban, equal-access system
    Jan Gryczynski
    Friends Research Institute, 1040 Park Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Am J Addict 22:285-91. 2013
    ..Recent policy initiatives in Baltimore City, MD significantly reduced access disparities between methadone and buprenorphine in the publicly funded treatment sector...
  4. pmc Scaling-up interim methadone maintenance: treatment for 1,000 heroin-addicted individuals
    Robert P Schwartz
    Social Research Center, Friends Research Institute, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 37:362-7. 2009
    ..When limited public resources create waiting lists, IM can allow additional patients to sharply reduce heroin use while waiting for admission to MTP...
  5. pmc Improvements in outcomes in methadone patients on probation/parole regardless of counseling early in treatment
    Sharon M Kelly
    Friends Research Institute, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Addict Med 7:133-8. 2013
    ..This secondary data analysis examined the association between criminal justice (CJ) status and outcomes over 12 months of methadone maintenance treatment...
  6. pmc A randomized trial of intensive outpatient (IOP) vs. standard outpatient (OP) buprenorphine treatment for African Americans
    Shannon Gwin Mitchell
    Friends Research Institute, 1020 Park Avenue, Suite 103, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 128:222-9. 2013
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the effectiveness of OP and IOP level counseling when provided as part of buprenorphine treatment for opioid-dependent African Americans...
  7. pmc African American patients seeking treatment in the public sector: characteristics of buprenorphine vs. methadone patients
    Shannon Gwin Mitchell
    Friends Research Institute, Inc, 1040 Park Avenue, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 122:55-60. 2012
    ..This study compares the characteristics of patients entering methadone treatment vs. buprenorphine treatment to determine whether BT was attracting different types of patients...
  8. ncbi request reprint Intravenous and intranasal heroin-dependent treatment-seekers: characteristics and treatment outcome
    David A Highfield
    Friends Research Institute, MD 21201, USA
    Addiction 102:1816-23. 2007
    ..This study compared the characteristics of intravenous (i.v.) and intranasal (i.n.) heroin users seeking methadone treatment, and their response to treatment...
  9. pmc Impact of methadone with versus without drug abuse counseling on HIV risk: 4- and 12-month findings from a clinical trial
    Sharon M Kelly
    Friends Research Institute, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Addict Med 6:145-52. 2012
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  10. pmc Randomized trial of standard methadone treatment compared to initiating methadone without counseling: 12-month findings
    Robert P Schwartz
    Friends Research Institute, Inc, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Addiction 107:943-52. 2012
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  11. pmc Interim methadone treatment: impact on arrests
    Robert P Schwartz
    Friends Research Institute, Inc, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 103:148-54. 2009
    ..It was hypothesized that IM participants would have a: (1) lower number of arrests at 6 and 12 months and (2) lower mean crime severity scores at 6 and 12 months post-baseline...
  12. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of interim methadone maintenance: 10-Month follow-up
    Robert P Schwartz
    Friends Research Institute Inc, 1040 Park Avenue, Suite 103 Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 86:30-6. 2007
    ..3%, p=.001) but not for cocaine-positive drug tests. At 10 months after study enrollment, there are sustained benefits of IM as compared to waiting list in terms of increased treatment entry and reduced heroin use and criminal behavior...
  13. pmc Opioid agonist treatments and heroin overdose deaths in Baltimore, Maryland, 1995-2009
    Robert P Schwartz
    Friends Research Institute, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Am J Public Health 103:917-22. 2013
    ..We examined the association between the expansion of methadone and buprenorphine treatment and the prevalence of heroin overdose deaths in Baltimore, Maryland from 1995 to 2009...
  14. pmc Interim methadone treatment compared to standard methadone treatment: 4-month findings
    Robert P Schwartz
    Friends Research Institute, MD 21201, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 41:21-9. 2011
    ..These findings suggest that when SM is unavailable, IM should be more widely used and less restricted...
  15. pmc Leaving buprenorphine treatment: patients' reasons for cessation of care
    Jan Gryczynski
    Friends Research Institute, Inc, 1040 Park Avenue, Suite 103, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA Electronic address
    J Subst Abuse Treat 46:356-61. 2014
    ..Future research should examine patient-centered models of buprenorphine treatment that could improve retention...
  16. pmc Impact of interim methadone maintenance on HIV risk behaviors
    Monique E Wilson
    Friends Research Institute, Inc, 1040 Park Avenue, Suite 103, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    J Urban Health 87:586-91. 2010
    ..Remedying the shortage of methadone capacity through the expansion of IM would be a worthwhile approach to reducing the spread of HIV infection...
  17. pmc Interim versus standard methadone treatment: a benefit-cost analysis
    Robert P Schwartz
    Friends Research Institute, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA Electronic address
    J Subst Abuse Treat 46:306-14. 2014
    ..5 (95% CI: 0.8, 2.3), but using our conservative approach to calculating benefits, these values were not significant...
  18. ncbi request reprint Young heroin users in Baltimore: a qualitative study
    Devang H Gandhi
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 32:177-88. 2006
    ..Further research should focus on efforts to engage peer groups and families in order to improve treatment outcomes in young heroin users...
  19. ncbi request reprint A randomized controlled trial of interim methadone maintenance
    Robert P Schwartz
    Friends Research Institute, Inc, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:102-9. 2006
    ..Effective alternatives to long waiting lists for entry into methadone hydrochloride maintenance treatment are needed to reduce the complications of continuing heroin dependence and to increase methadone treatment entry...
  20. ncbi request reprint Some day hence
    Jerome H Jaffe
    University of Maryland School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Division of Alcohol and Drug Abuse, Baltimore, 21201, USA
    Addiction 101:643-4; discussion 644-5. 2006