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Variation in Use of Buprenorphine and Methadone Treatment by Racial, Ethnic, and Income Characteristics of Residential Social Areas in New York City

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Acknowledgments

This study was supported by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration/American Psychiatric Association Minority Fellowship, the New York State Office of Mental Health’s Center of Excellence in Culturally Competent Mental Health, the Robert Wood Johnson Health and Society Scholars Program, and NIDA grant K01DA032674 (to H. Hansen).

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None of the contributing authors have conflicts of interest with regard to ties to manufacturers or promoters of treatments for opiate dependence.

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Hansen, H.B., Siegel, C.E., Case, B.G. et al. Variation in Use of Buprenorphine and Methadone Treatment by Racial, Ethnic, and Income Characteristics of Residential Social Areas in New York City. J Behav Health Serv Res 40, 367–377 (2013). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11414-013-9341-3

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