Methadone Research Web Guide and Tutorial

Methadone Research Web Guide Tutorial

Test your knowledge about methadone maintenance treatment. Each of the 20 questions in the Tutorial draws on the material in a section of the Methadone Research Web Guide. Answer all 20 correctly to obtain your personalized Certificate of Completion.

Methadone Research Web Guide Table of Contents

The NIDA Methadone Research Web Guide is designed to answer the most frequently posed questions by the international community regarding the path of research inquiry used by the United States, which could be used by other countries to support approval of methadone and buprenorphine as treatment therapies for opioid dependence.

Please note: All URLs provided in the Methadone Research Web Guide were accessed on August 1, 2006, and were current as of that date.

Part A

Questions and Answers Regarding the History and Evolution of Methadone Treatment of Opioid Addiction in the United States
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Part B

20 Questions and Answers Regarding Methadone Maintenance Treatment Research
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Part C

Questions and Answers Regarding Assessing the Appropriateness and Effectiveness of Methadone Maintenance Treatment
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Part D

Critical Questions and Links to Information Regarding Clinical and Regulatory Requirements for Implementing Methadone Maintenance Programs
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The NIDA International Methadone Research Web Guide is in the public domain and may be reproduced. For citations, please reference: NIDA International Program, 2007. Methadone Research Web Guide [online]. Bethesda, National Institute on Drug Abuse. Available from: Methadone Research Web Guide.