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NCJ Number: 155932 Find in a Library
Title: Update From the Maryland Automated Hotline Reporting System (MAHRS): Data for 1993 and 1994
Corporate Author: Ctr for Substance Abuse Research (CESAR)
United States of America
Date Published: 1995
Page Count: 47
Sponsoring Agency: Ctr for Substance Abuse Research (CESAR)
College Park, MD 20740
National Institute of Justice/
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Document: PDF
Type: Statistics
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: The Maryland Automated Hotline Reporting System (MAHRS) contains data collected through the six hotlines that form the Maryland Youth Crisis Hotline. MAHRS data are designed to provide a new indicator of substance abuse and the need for treatment across the State.
Abstract: This document contains data for March through December 1993, and for January through December 1994. The tables present statistics on monthly number of calls to the hotlines, characteristics of hotline callers, monthly number of calls related to alcohol and other drug (AOD) use, and AOD and non-AOD calls by county. The system also collects information on characteristics of AOD-related and non-AOD-related calls, the demographics and treatment needs of callers, and the drugs mentioned and injection history of those callers referred to addiction services. 26 tables and 3 appendixes
Main Term(s): Drug abuse
Index Term(s): Drug treatment; Hotlines; Maryland
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