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Optimal Evidence-Based Therapies for the Treatment of Addictions: Clinical Effectiveness and Guidelines

Last updated: January 12, 2016
Project Number: RB0952-000
Product Line: Rapid Response
Research Type: Devices and Systems
Report Type: Summary of Abstracts
Result type: Report

Question

  1. What is the clinical evidence regarding optimal therapies for the treatment of addictive behaviours?
  2. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding optimal therapies for the treatment of addictive behaviours?

Key Message

Twenty-three systematic reviews and one evidence-based guideline were identified regarding optimal evidence-based therapies for the treatment of addictions.