J R McKay
Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
- Random versus nonrandom assignment in the evaluation of treatment for cocaine abusersJ R McKay
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, USA
J Consult Clin Psychol 66:697-701. 1998..Findings suggest that randomized studies of treatment for cocaine abuse may produce somewhat larger estimates of improvement than what is observed in more typical treatment situations...
- Continuing care for cocaine dependence: comprehensive 2-year outcomesJ R McKay
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
J Consult Clin Psychol 67:420-7. 1999..In addition, patients with current cocaine or alcohol dependence on entering continuing care who received RP had better cocaine use outcomes in Months 1-6 and better alcohol use outcomes in Months 13-24 than those in STND...
- Gender differences in the relationship of antisocial personality disorder criteria to Psychopathy Checklist-Revised scoresM J Rutherford
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine, PA 19104, USA
J Pers Disord 12:69-76. 1998..Adult APD, however, had a stronger relationship to the Total and Factor 1 PCR-R scores in women compared to men, whereas child APD criteria were significantly related, although weakly, to Factor 1 scores for men, but not for women...
- Validity of the psychopathy checklist-revised in male methadone patientsM J Rutherford
University of Pennsylvania, Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Piladelphia, 19104, USA
Drug Alcohol Depend 44:143-9. 1997..Results provide evidence of construct validity for the PCL-R, particularly total and Factor 2 scores, in male methadone patients...
- Prediction of 7 months methadone maintenance treatment response by four measures of antisocialityA I Alterman
University of Pennsylvania, School of Medicine, Treatment Research Center, Philadelphia 19104, USA
Drug Alcohol Depend 49:217-23. 1998..None of the predictors were significantly associated with self reported improvement in the CSs. The PCL-R and CPI-So were more successful in predicting outcomes than the two behavior-based measures...
- The effectiveness of two intensities of psychosocial treatment for cocaine dependenceD M Coviello
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine and VA Medical Center, 3900 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Drug Alcohol Depend 61:145-54. 2001....
- Baseline prediction of 7-month cocaine abstinence for cocaine dependence patientsA I Alterman
Treatment Research Center, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3900 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Drug Alcohol Depend 59:215-21. 2000..The findings point to the difficulty of predicting long-term outcomes in cocaine dependent patients based on baseline information and to the importance of obtaining objective data on cocaine use...
- Treatment services received by supplemental security income drug and alcoholic clientsA I Alterman
University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Treatment Research Center, 3900 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
J Subst Abuse Treat 18:209-15. 2000..The data are consistent with other findings that indicate that treatment for substance dependence provides only limited services other than those for alcohol and drug abuse...
- Factors accounting for cocaine use two years following initiation of continuing careJ R McKay
University of Pennsylvania, Department of Psychiatry and Philadelphia Veterans Affairs, Philadelphia Medical Center, USA
Addiction 96:213-25. 2001....
- The role of continuing care in outpatient alcohol treatment programsJ R McKay
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
Recent Dev Alcohol 15:357-72. 2001..Further research is also needed to establish guidelines for when patients are ready to enter continuing care and to develop performance indicators to monitor progress...