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Title: PROBATION DEPARTMENT TREATS HEROIN ADDICTS
Journal: FEDERAL PROBATION  Volume:37  Issue:1  Dated:(MARCH 1973)  Pages:35-39
Author(s): H JOSEPH
Corporate Author: US Dept of Justice
Federal Bureau of Prisons
United States of America
Date Published: 1973
Page Count: 5
Sponsoring Agency: US Dept of Justice
Washington, DC 20534
Publication Number: U
Publisher: https://www.uscourts.gov 
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: ADMINISTRATION, FUNCTIONING AND EFFECTIVENESS OF METHADONE MAINTENANCE PROGRAMS FOR ELIGIBLE PROBATIONERS IN NEW YORK.
Abstract: 'VARIATIONS IN THE ADMINISTRATION OF PROBATION CLINICS ARE DEPENDENT UPON POLICIES OF THE MEDICAL INSTITUTIONS, AVAILABLE SPACE, AND DEPLOYMENT OF PERSONNEL.' THE AUTHOR DISCUSSES THREE TYPES OF METHADONE CLINICS OPERATING IN NEW YORK AND PROGRAM UTILITY IN TERMS OF ADMISSIONS, DISCHARGES AND TRANSFERS, REARREST RATES, AND PATIENT PRODUCTIVITY. (AUTHOR ABSTRACT MODIFIED)
Index Term(s): Drug dependence; Drug treatment; Heroin; Methadone maintenance; New York; Probation; Probationers; Voluntary treatment
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