21. Case Management for Persons with Substance Use Disorders1

  1. Iosief Abraha1 and
  2. Cristina Cusi2

Published Online: 13 AUG 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118454503.ch21

Alcohol and Drug Misuse

Alcohol and Drug Misuse

How to Cite

Abraha, I. and Cusi, C. (2012) Case Management for Persons with Substance Use Disorders1, in Alcohol and Drug Misuse, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118454503.ch21

Author Information

  1. 1

    Regional Health Authority of Umbria, Perugia, Italy

  2. 2

    Outpatient Services – Neurology, Clinical Institutes of Specialisation, Milan, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 AUG 2012
  2. Published Print: 7 AUG 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470659694

Online ISBN: 9781118454503



  • case management for persons with substance use disorders;
  • case management, effectiveness in linking to other services;
  • subjects with alcohol/other AOD, difficulties accessing community services;
  • case management, linking patients with AOD to services;
  • objectives, case management effects on substance use/quality of life;
  • other outcomes, treatment participation/retention/service utilization;
  • study populations, persons with substance dependence or any substance;
  • limitations, heterogeneity and methodological limitations;
  • case management versus treatment as usual, and illicit drug use outcome


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