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Babor, Thomas F and Rush, Brian and Tremblay, Joël . (2019) Needs-based planning for substance use treatment systems: progress, prospects, and the search for a new perspective. Rutgers. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, Sup 18 154–60. https://doi.org/10.15288/jsads.2019.s18.154

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The articles presented in the Supplement No. 18 issue of the Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs describe the rapid improvements over the past decade in methods, theories, and data systems used for needs-based planning of addiction treatment services. In this concluding essay, the editors describe the progress, prospects, and implications of this new wave of research. It is concluded that these developments can be used to maximize the impact of treatment services at the population level.

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