Gender differences in physical and mental health outcomes among an aging cohort of individuals with a history of heroin dependence.

TitleGender differences in physical and mental health outcomes among an aging cohort of individuals with a history of heroin dependence.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2012
AuthorsGrella, CE, Lovinger K
JournalAddictive behaviors
Volume37
Issue3
Pagination306-12
Date Published2012 Mar
ISSN1873-6327
KeywordsAdult, Aged, Aging, California, Female, Follow-Up Studies, Health Status, Heroin Dependence, Humans, Longitudinal Studies, Male, Mental Disorders, Mental Health, Methadone, Middle Aged, Narcotics, Opiate Substitution Treatment, Prevalence, Sex Distribution, Sex Factors, Treatment Outcome
Abstract

This paper examines the health status and functioning of an aging cohort of individuals with a history of heroin dependence with a focus on gender differences.

Alternate JournalAddict Behav