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Treatment Outcomes for Substance-Abusing Ethnic Minorities: a Meta-Analysis

Living on the Edge Poster Session - Board: LE- 023
Friday, May 28, 2010, 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Back Bay Ballroom B

Taona P. Chithambo
University of Southern California

Stanley J. Huey
University of Southern California

Because most drug intervention studies focus on European Americans, little is known about the effects of substance use treatments for ethnic minorities. This paper presents a meta-analysis of the treatment outcome literature focused on ethnic minority individuals with substance use problems.

 
Subject Area: Living on the Edge: A Guide to Risky Behavior
Keywords: Substance Abuse

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