Saitz and coauthors conducted a randomized trial among 563 people with alcohol and other drug dependence to investigate whether chronic care management improves substance use outcomes compared with usual primary care. O’Connor comments in an editorial.
Foa and coauthors report on concurrent naltrexone and prolonged exposure therapy for patients with comorbid alcohol dependence and posttraumatic stress disorder. In an accompanying Editorial, Mills discusses treatment of comorbid substance dependence and posttraumatic stress disorder.
This JAMA Clinical Guidelines Synopsis summarizes the British Columbia Ministry of Health’s 2015 guidelines on clinical management of opioid use disorder in adults.