De La Haye, Winston; Shand, L.; Gough, H.
Author Affiliation, Ana.
Department of Community Health and Psychiatry
Profile and Pattern of Substance Abuse in Patients admitted to Residential Treatment Facility in Jamaica [Abstract]
West Indian Medical Journal
Date of Publication
Objective: To describe the demographic characteristics and pattern of alcohol, tobacco and illicit drug use in clients in a short-term residential treatment facility. Method: The demographic charatersitics and pattern of alcohol, tobacco and illicit drug use of clients admitted to Patricia House, Richmond Fellowship, in the period between May 2003 and April 2004, were disaggregated using systematic concurrent chart extractions. Data analysis was done using the Statistical Package for the Social Sciences (SPSS), version 11.5)....