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References for MMT

From: Chapter 3: The Fundamentals of Methadone Maintenance Treatment, in Methadone Maintenance: A Counsellor's Guide to Treatment (© 2003).

Aronow, R., Paul, S.D. & Wooley, P.V. (1972). Childhood poisoning: An unfortunate consequence of methadone availability. Journal of the American Medical Association, 219(3), 321–324.

Brands, J., Brands, B. & Marsh, D.C. (2000). The expansion of methadone prescribing in Ontario, 1996–1998. Addiction Research 8(5): 485–498.

Caplehorn, J.R.M. (1998). Deaths in the first two weeks of maintenance treatment in NSW in 1994; Identifying cases of iatrogenic methadone toxicity. Drug and Alcohol Review, 17, 9–17.

College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health & Ontario College of Pharmacists. (2001). Methadone Maintenance Guidelines. Toronto: Author.

Novick, D.M., Richman, B.L., Friedman, J.M., Fried, C., Wilson, J.P., Townley, A. & Kreck, M.J. (1993). The medical status of methadone maintenance patients in treatment for 11–18 years. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 33(3), 235–245.

Preston, K.L., Sullivan, J.T., Strain, E.C. & Bigelow, G.E. (1996). Enhancement of cocaine's abuse liability in methadone maintenance patients. Psychopharmacology(Berl), 123(1), 15–25.

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. (1995). Methadone Maintenance Treatment: Translating Research into Policy. Bethesda, MD: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.