Michael T French

Summary

Affiliation: Medical University of South Carolina
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint To test or not to test: do workplace drug testing programs discourage employee drug use?
    Michael T French
    Department of Health Administration and Policy, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Soc Sci Res 33:45-63. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint The economic cost of outpatient marijuana treatment for adolescents: findings from a multi-site field experiment
    Michael T French
    Department of Health Administration and Policy, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Addiction 97:84-97. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Dangerous to your health: the role of chronic drug use in serious injuries and trauma
    Silvana K Zavala
    Health Services Research Center and Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami, Miami, Florida, USA
    Med Care 41:309-22. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Out of touch or on the money: Do the clinical objectives of addiction treatment coincide with economic evaluation results?
    Clara E Dismuke
    Department of Health Administration and Policy, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 27:253-63. 2004
  5. pmc Longitudinal analysis of changes in illicit drug use and health services utilization
    Michael T French
    Health Economics Research Group, Department of Sociology, University of Miami, 5202 University Drive, Coral Gables, FL 33124 2030, USA
    Health Serv Res 46:877-99. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Economic evaluation of a prerelease substance abuse treatment program for repeat criminal offenders
    Michael T French
    Health Economics Research Group, Department of Sociology, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, and Department of Economics, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 2030, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 38:31-41. 2010
  7. pmc Alcohol use and crime: findings from a longitudinal sample of U.S. adolescents and young adults
    Ioana Popovici
    Department of Sociobehavioral and Administrative Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 36:532-43. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint The health effects of parental problem drinking on adult children
    Ana I Balsa
    Health Economics Research Group, Department of Sociology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 2030, USA
    J Ment Health Policy Econ 12:55-66. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint Cost estimation when time and resources are limited: the Brief DATCAP
    Michael T French
    Department of Sociology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 2030, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 27:187-93. 2004
  10. pmc Cost-effectiveness analysis of four interventions for adolescents with a substance use disorder
    Michael T French
    Health Economics Research Group, Department of Sociology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 34:272-81. 2008

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Publications60

  1. ncbi request reprint To test or not to test: do workplace drug testing programs discourage employee drug use?
    Michael T French
    Department of Health Administration and Policy, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    Soc Sci Res 33:45-63. 2004
    ..The results were similar when any drug use was replaced with chronic drug use in the models. These results have important policy implications regarding the effectiveness and economic viability of workplace anti-drug programs...
  2. ncbi request reprint The economic cost of outpatient marijuana treatment for adolescents: findings from a multi-site field experiment
    Michael T French
    Department of Health Administration and Policy, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC 29425, USA
    Addiction 97:84-97. 2002
    ..The present study conducted an economic cost analysis of several outpatient adolescent treatment approaches...
  3. ncbi request reprint Dangerous to your health: the role of chronic drug use in serious injuries and trauma
    Silvana K Zavala
    Health Services Research Center and Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami, Miami, Florida, USA
    Med Care 41:309-22. 2003
    ..The study also estimated whether CDUs and NDUs differed in their utilization of health care services for serious injury or trauma...
  4. ncbi request reprint Out of touch or on the money: Do the clinical objectives of addiction treatment coincide with economic evaluation results?
    Clara E Dismuke
    Department of Health Administration and Policy, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 27:253-63. 2004
    ..1 to 0.3) and often became non-significant once we controlled for baseline severity. The results demonstrate that although some associations exist, outcomes should be evaluated along both clinical and economic dimensions...
  5. pmc Longitudinal analysis of changes in illicit drug use and health services utilization
    Michael T French
    Health Economics Research Group, Department of Sociology, University of Miami, 5202 University Drive, Coral Gables, FL 33124 2030, USA
    Health Serv Res 46:877-99. 2011
    ..To analyze the relationships between illicit drug use and three types of health services utilization: emergency room utilization, hospitalization, and medical attention required due to injury(s)...
  6. doi request reprint Economic evaluation of a prerelease substance abuse treatment program for repeat criminal offenders
    Michael T French
    Health Economics Research Group, Department of Sociology, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, and Department of Economics, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 2030, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 38:31-41. 2010
    ..These results provide quantitative economic evidence that prerelease substance abuse treatment programs have the potential to reduce recidivism and save tax payer dollars without adding to existing prison resources...
  7. pmc Alcohol use and crime: findings from a longitudinal sample of U.S. adolescents and young adults
    Ioana Popovici
    Department of Sociobehavioral and Administrative Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy, Nova Southeastern University, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 36:532-43. 2012
    ..A positive relationship between alcohol use and criminal activity has been well documented among adults, but fewer studies explore this relationship among adolescents...
  8. ncbi request reprint The health effects of parental problem drinking on adult children
    Ana I Balsa
    Health Economics Research Group, Department of Sociology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 2030, USA
    J Ment Health Policy Econ 12:55-66. 2009
    ..This is crucial information, in part because the average age of onset for depression and other mental health disorders is during late adolescence or young adulthood...
  9. ncbi request reprint Cost estimation when time and resources are limited: the Brief DATCAP
    Michael T French
    Department of Sociology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 2030, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 27:187-93. 2004
    ..These results have important research and policy implications because a shorter yet reasonably accurate cost instrument will enhance the feasibility and precision of future economic evaluations of addiction interventions...
  10. pmc Cost-effectiveness analysis of four interventions for adolescents with a substance use disorder
    Michael T French
    Health Economics Research Group, Department of Sociology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 34:272-81. 2008
    ..These challenges are explained and recommendations are proposed to guide future economic evaluations in this area...
  11. pmc Alcohol consumption and body weight
    Michael T French
    Health Economics Research Group, Department of Sociology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 331284 2030, USA
    Health Econ 19:814-32. 2010
    ..Moreover, the first-difference results are much smaller in magnitude and sometimes different in sign compared with the benchmark pooled cross-sectional estimates...
  12. pmc The cost of crime to society: new crime-specific estimates for policy and program evaluation
    Kathryn E McCollister
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Clinical Research Building, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 108:98-109. 2010
    ..Updated crime cost estimates can help government agencies and other organizations execute more prudent policy evaluations, particularly benefit-cost analyses of substance abuse treatment or other interventions that reduce crime...
  13. pmc From pubs to scrubs: alcohol misuse and health care use
    Ana I Balsa
    Department of Sociology, Sociology Research Center, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL, USA
    Health Serv Res 44:1480-503. 2009
    ..To analyze the relationships between alcohol misuse and two types of acute health care use-hospital admissions and emergency room (ER) episodes...
  14. ncbi request reprint Alcohol use and the labor market in Uruguay
    Ana I Balsa
    Health Economics Research Group, Department of Sociology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL, USA
    Health Econ 19:833-54. 2010
    ..Future research with panel data should explore these possible mechanisms...
  15. pmc Substance use, education, employment, and criminal activity outcomes of adolescents in outpatient chemical dependency programs
    Ana I Balsa
    Health Economics Research Group, Department of Sociology, University of Miami, 5202 University Drive, Coral Gables, FL 33124 0719, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 36:75-95. 2009
    ..These findings highlight the need to address selection in a non-experimental study and demonstrate the importance of considering multiple outcomes when assessing the effectiveness of adolescent treatment...
  16. ncbi request reprint Utilization and cost of mental health, substance abuse, and medical services among at-risk drinkers
    Paul J Nietert
    Medical University of South Carolina, USA
    Med Care Res Rev 64:431-48. 2007
    ..Through multivariable models, this study found that overall costs of non-MH/SA services were similar between users and nonusers of MH/SA services...
  17. ncbi request reprint A research agenda for economic evaluation of substance abuse services
    Michael T French
    Department of Sociology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 2030, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 29:125-37. 2005
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  18. ncbi request reprint Estimating the client costs of addiction treatment: first findings from the client drug abuse treatment cost analysis program (Client DATCAP)
    Helena J Salomé
    Health Services Research Center, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 71:195-206. 2003
    ..Findings from the Pilot Study led to the development and release of edition 2 of the outpatient and inpatient modules of the Client DATCAP...
  19. ncbi request reprint The cost of residential addiction treatment in public housing
    Pierre Kébreau Alexandre
    Health Services Research Center, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami, 33136, Miami, FL, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 24:285-90. 2003
    ..Future research should compare these cost estimates with corresponding outcome data from Safeport to perform a comprehensive economic evaluation...
  20. pmc The cost of treating addiction from the client's perspective: results from a multi-modality application of the Client DATCAP
    Kathryn E McCollister
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Clinical Research Building, Room 1051 R 669, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 104:241-8. 2009
    ..Policy makers and treatment providers now have a broader view of the opportunity cost of addiction treatment and can use this information to support initiatives for improved treatment access and delivery...
  21. doi request reprint Estimating the differential costs of criminal activity for juvenile drug court participants: challenges and recommendations
    Kathryn E McCollister
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, 1120 NW 14th Street, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 36:111-26. 2009
    ..The present paper addresses methodological approaches and challenges, and proposes guidelines for future economic evaluations of adolescent substance abuse and crime prevention programs...
  22. pmc The economic costs of substance abuse treatment: updated estimates and cost bands for program assessment and reimbursement
    Michael T French
    Department of Sociology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 2030, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 35:462-9. 2008
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  23. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption and health among elders
    Ana I Balsa
    Health Economics Research Group, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 2030, USA
    Gerontologist 48:622-36. 2008
    ..This article estimates the effects of alcohol consumption on self-reported overall health status, injuries, heart problems, emergency room use, and hospitalizations among persons older than the age of 65...
  24. pmc Easing the pain of an economic downturn: macroeconomic conditions and excessive alcohol consumption
    María E Dávalos
    Health Economics Research Group, Sociology Research Center, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL, USA
    Health Econ 21:1318-35. 2012
    ..These results contradict previous studies and suggest that problematic drinking may be an indirect and unfortunate consequence of an economic downturn...
  25. doi request reprint Motorcycle fatalities among out-of-state riders and the role of universal helmet laws
    Michael T French
    University of Miami, Department of Sociology, 5202 University Drive, Merrick Building, Room 121F, P O Box 248162, Coral Gables, FL 33124 2030, USA
    Soc Sci Med 75:1855-63. 2012
    ..These findings have important implications regarding unintended spillover effects of state-specific motor vehicle policies...
  26. doi request reprint The economic cost of substance abuse treatment in the state of Florida
    Pierre K Alexandre
    Health Economics Research Group, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124, USA
    Eval Rev 36:167-85. 2012
    ..Public and private stakeholders of substance abuse treatment services require economic cost data to guide program evaluations and funding decisions...
  27. doi request reprint Economic evaluation of continuing care interventions in the treatment of substance abuse: recommendations for future research
    Ioana Popovici
    Sociology Research Center, University of Miami, USA
    Eval Rev 32:547-68. 2008
    ..The adoption of cost-effective continuing care services can reduce long-term consequences of addiction, thereby potentially increasing overall social welfare...
  28. doi request reprint Public policies and motorcycle safety
    Michael T French
    Health Economics Research Group, Department of Sociology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 2030, USA
    J Health Econ 28:831-8. 2009
    ..Mandatory rider education programs and speed limits on rural interstates significantly impact non-fatal injuries...
  29. ncbi request reprint Victimization in early life and mental health in adulthood: an examination of the mediating and moderating influences of psychosocial resources
    Terrence D Hill
    Department of Sociology, University of Miami, P O Box 248162, Coral Gables, FL 33124, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 51:48-63. 2010
    ..We also find that the effects of physical assault and sexual coercion are moderated (buffered) by emotional support and self-esteem...
  30. ncbi request reprint The health benefits of moderate drinking revisited: alcohol use and self-reported health status
    Michael T French
    University of Miami, Department of Sociology, 5202 University Drive, Merrick Building, Room 121F, P O Box 248162, Coral Gables, FL 33124 2030, USA
    Am J Health Promot 21:484-91. 2007
    ..In particular, we sought to determine whether moderate drinkers are more likely to self-report above-average health status compared with other current drinkers, former drinkers, and lifetime abstainers...
  31. ncbi request reprint Guidelines and challenges for estimating the economic costs and benefits of adolescent substance abuse treatments
    Silvana K Zavala
    Health Economics Research Group, Department of Sociology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 29:191-205. 2005
    ..The methodological guidelines, discussion of analytic challenges, and recommendations set forth in this article provide a foundation for future economic studies on adolescent substance abuse treatments...
  32. ncbi request reprint Outpatient marijuana treatment for adolescents. Economic evaluation of a multisite field experiment
    Michael T French
    University of Miami
    Eval Rev 27:421-59. 2003
    ..These results suggest that some types of substance-abuse intervention for adolescents can reduce social costs immediately after treatment...
  33. pmc Cost-effectiveness analysis of Recovery Management Checkups (RMC) for adults with chronic substance use disorders: evidence from a 4-year randomized trial
    Kathryn E McCollister
    Department of Public Health Sciences, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA
    Addiction 108:2166-74. 2013
    ..This study performs the first cost-effectiveness analysis (CEA) of Recovery Management Checkups (RMC) for adults with chronic substance use disorders...
  34. pmc Do alcohol consumers exercise more? Findings from a national survey
    Michael T French
    Department of Sociology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida 33124 2030, USA
    Am J Health Promot 24:2-10. 2009
    ..Investigate the relationship between alcohol consumption and physical activity because understanding whether there are common determinants of health behaviors is critical in designing programs to change risky activities...
  35. ncbi request reprint The relative contribution of outcome domains in the total economic benefit of addiction interventions: a review of first findings
    Kathryn E McCollister
    Health Services Research Center and Department of Epidemiology and Public Health D93, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Addiction 98:1647-59. 2003
    ..This paper provides a focused summary of the relative contribution of addiction intervention outcomes to total economic benefit, based upon a compilation of published economic studies from the United States...
  36. pmc Drinkers and bettors: investigating the complementarity of alcohol consumption and problem gambling
    Michael T French
    University of Miami, Department of Sociology, 5202 University Drive, Merrick Building, Room 121F, PO Box 248162, Coral Gables, FL 33124 2030, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 96:155-64. 2008
    ..After addressing the endogeneity of alcohol use when appropriate, we find strong evidence that problematic gambling and alcohol consumption are complementary activities...
  37. pmc Economic evaluation of adolescent addiction programs: methodologic challenges and recommendations
    Jenny F Homer
    Health Economics Research Group, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida 33124 2030, USA
    J Adolesc Health 43:529-39. 2008
    ..Recommendations are offered for confronting these challenges using examples from research on adolescent substance abuse and dependency/addiction...
  38. pmc Development and preliminary results of the Financial Incentive Coercion Assessment questionnaire
    Margaret M Byrne
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 43:86-93. 2012
    ..Initial assessment of responses on the FICA suggests that it may provide a novel approach to measuring perceived coercion from financial incentives in research. Future work will refine the FICA and analyze its psychometric properties...
  39. doi request reprint Is the United States ready to embrace concierge medicine?
    Michael T French
    Departments of Sociology, Epidemiology and Public Health, and Economics, Health Economics Research Group, Coral Gables, Florida, USA
    Popul Health Manag 13:177-82. 2010
    ..Given the short history and novelty of concierge medicine, this article explores the clinical, economic, marketing, ethical, and policy implications of this innovative approach to primary care...
  40. pmc That instrument is lousy! In search of agreement when using instrumental variables estimation in substance use research
    Michael T French
    Health Economics Research Group, Department of Sociology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL, USA
    Health Econ 20:127-46. 2011
    ..We then offer recommendations related to the selection of reliable instruments in future studies...
  41. ncbi request reprint Using the DATCAP and ASI to estimate the costs and benefits of residential addiction treatment in the State of Washington
    Michael T French
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Health Services Research Center D93, University of Miami, 1801 NW 9th Avenue, Third Floor, Miami, FL 33136, USA
    Soc Sci Med 55:2267-82. 2002
    ..Thus, extensions of this research to other clients, States, and modalities should be feasible and straightforward...
  42. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness analysis of a brief intervention delivered to problem drinkers presenting at an inner-city hospital emergency department
    F Michael Kunz
    Centerfor Health Economics and Policy Studies, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 65:363-70. 2004
    ..This study examines the cost and cost-effectiveness of an SBI pilot program delivered in an inner-city hospital emergency department (ED) to a traditionally underserved population...
  43. ncbi request reprint Does America spend enough on addiction treatment? Results from public opinion surveys
    Michael T French
    Health Economics Research Group, Department of Sociology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 31:245-54. 2006
    ....
  44. ncbi request reprint Health services utilization and cost for at-risk drinkers: rural and urban comparisons
    Paul J Nietert
    Centerfor Health Care Research, 135 Canon Street, Suite 403, PO Box 250837, Charleston, South Carolina 29425, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 65:353-62. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine differences between healthcare use and associated costs in rural and urban at-risk drinkers...
  45. ncbi request reprint The role of alcohol use in emergency department episodes
    Michael T French
    Department of Sociology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida 33124 2030, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 43:2074-88. 2008
    ..Finally, frequency of binge drinking significantly increases the likelihood of ED visits for men. The results suggest that focusing solely on problem drinking provides a limited perspective...
  46. ncbi request reprint Underage alcohol use, delinquency, and criminal activity
    Michael T French
    Health Economics Research Group, Department of Sociology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124 2030, USA
    Health Econ 15:1261-81. 2006
    ..However, the findings are not uniform across gender as we find striking differences between males and females. These results have interesting policy and public health implications regarding underage drinking...
  47. doi request reprint Economic evaluation of telemedicine: review of the literature and research guidelines for benefit-cost analysis
    María E Dávalos
    Health Economics Research Group, Department of Sociology, University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL 33124, USA
    Telemed J E Health 15:933-48. 2009
    ..The article concludes with specific recommendations for future research...
  48. ncbi request reprint Cost-effectiveness analysis of addiction treatment: paradoxes of multiple outcomes
    Jody L Sindelar
    School of Public Health and Medical School, Yale University, LEPH 304, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 73:41-50. 2004
    ..However, incorporating multiple outcomes into a CEA of addiction treatment is difficult. Cost-benefit analysis (CBA) may be a preferable and more appropriate approach in some cases...
  49. ncbi request reprint DATStats: results from 85 studies using the Drug Abuse Treatment Cost Analysis Program
    M Christopher Roebuck
    AdvancePCS, 11350 McCormick Road, Executive Plaza II, Suite 1000, Hunt Valley, MD 21031, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 25:51-7. 2003
    ..Addiction researchers, program administrators, and policymakers now have cost estimates and resource distribution information for various treatment modalities serving diverse populations...
  50. ncbi request reprint Benefit-cost analysis of addiction treatment in Arkansas: specialty and standard residential programs for pregnant and parenting women
    Michael T French
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Miami, Florida 33136, USA mfrench miami edu
    Subst Abus 23:31-51. 2002
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  51. ncbi request reprint Cost-benefit analysis of a new alcohol biomarker, carbohydrate deficient transferrin, in a chronic illness primary care sample
    Kathryn Sullivan Dillie
    Medical Scientist Training Program, Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53562, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 29:2008-14. 2005
    ..Limited information is available on the economic benefits of alcohol biomarkers. Our objective was to conduct a cost-benefit analysis (CBA) of the CDT test in a primary care sample of patients being treated for diabetes and hypertension...
  52. ncbi request reprint Outcomes and costs of day hospital treatment and nonmedical day treatment for chemical dependency
    Lee Ann Kaskutas
    Alcohol Research Group, Public Health Institute, 2000 Hearst Ave, Suite 300, Berkeley, California 94709 2176, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 65:371-82. 2004
    ..The purpose of this study was to estimate the outcomes and costs of day hospital and nonmedical community-based day treatment for chemical dependency...
  53. ncbi request reprint Women's programs versus mixed-gender day treatment: results from a randomized study
    Lee Ann Kaskutas
    Alcohol Research Group, Berkeley, CA 94709, USA
    Addiction 100:60-9. 2005
    ..To compare outcomes and costs of out-patient women's treatment to mixed-gender programs...
  54. ncbi request reprint Alcohol consumption, risk of injury, and high-cost medical care
    Helena J Salomé
    Novilogic, Inc, Fort Lauderdale, Fla, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 32:368-80. 2005
    ....
  55. ncbi request reprint Addiction treatment history, medical services utilization, and cost: a longitudinal analysis of problem drinkers
    Pierre Kébreau Alexandre
    Department of Mental Health, Bloomberg School of Public Health, John Hopkins University, 624 N Broadway, Suite 833, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Addict Dis 25:105-20. 2006
    ..Researchers, policy makers, and clinicians could benefit from such information to develop alternative delivery models, formulate research initiatives, and determine areas for potential intervention and improvement...
  56. pmc Benefit-cost analysis of addiction treatment: methodological guidelines and empirical application using the DATCAP and ASI
    Michael T French
    Department of Economics, Pompeu Fabra University, Barcelona, Spain
    Health Serv Res 37:433-55. 2002
    ..To provide detailed methodological guidelines for using the Drug Abuse Treatment Cost Analysis Program (DATCAP) and Addiction Severity Index (ASI) in a benefit-cost analysis of addiction treatment...
  57. ncbi request reprint Brief physician advice for problem drinkers: long-term efficacy and benefit-cost analysis
    Michael F Fleming
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison Medical School, Madison, Wisconsin 53715, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 26:36-43. 2002
    ..This report describes the 48-month efficacy and benefit-cost analysis of Project TrEAT (Trial for Early Alcohol Treatment), a randomized controlled trial of brief physician advice for the treatment of problem drinking...
  58. ncbi request reprint Brief physician advice for problem drinking among older adults: an economic analysis of costs and benefits
    Marlon P Mundt
    Department of Family Medicine, University of Wisconsin, 777 South Mills Street, Madison, Wisconsin 53715, USA
    J Stud Alcohol 66:389-94. 2005
    ..This study evaluates the economic cost and benefits of brief intervention for at-risk drinking older adults...
  59. ncbi request reprint Measuring use of health services for at-risk drinkers: how brief can you get?
    Brenda M Booth
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, College of Medicine, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, 72204, USA
    J Behav Health Serv Res 33:254-64. 2006
    ....
  60. doi request reprint Quality of life associated with daily opioid therapy in a primary care chronic pain sample
    Kathryn Sullivan Dillie
    Medical Scientist Training Program, University of Wisconsin Madison, WI, USA
    J Am Board Fam Med 21:108-17. 2008
    ..Daily opioid therapy is widely used in the treatment of chronic noncancer pain, yet there is limited empirical evidence on the relationship of opioid dosing and health-related quality of life (HRQoL) in primary care settings...