Table 3.6
Admissions by primary substance of abuse, according to type of service and medication-assisted opioid therapy:1 TEDS 2007
Percent distribution
[Based on administrative data reported to TEDS by all reporting States and jurisdictions. See Table 4.2a.]
Type of service and medication assisted opioid therapy1 No. of
admis-
sions
Primary substance at admission
Alcohol Opiates Cocaine Mari-
juana/
hashish
Stimulants Tran-
quil-
izers
Seda-
tives
Hallu-
cino-
gens
PCP Inhal-
ants
Other/
none
speci-
fied
Alcohol
only
With
secondary
drug
Heroin Other
opiates
Smoked
cocaine
Other
route
Metham-
phetamine/
amphet-
amine
Other
stimu-
lants
Total 1,817,577 406,038 326,887 246,871 90,516 167,914 66,858 287,933 143,024 897 9,949 4,210 1,502 3,124 992 60,862
Type of service                
Ambulatory 62.3 57.5 58.0 50.9 58.6 51.5 65.7 83.3 66.7 72.4 45.2 58.1 66.2 65.9 69.3 86.3
Outpatient 49.4 46.3 45.6 39.8 42.9 37.9 50.6 67.0 53.8 63.9 31.2 43.1 50.3 49.9 51.6 78.4
Intensive outpatient 10.6 9.1 11.0 6.2 9.4 12.6 13.6 14.9 12.2 5.8 8.1 12.9 15.2 15.7 15.1 6.7
Detoxification 2.2 2.2 1.5 5.0 6.3 1.0 1.6 1.3 0.7 2.7 5.9 2.1 0.7 0.3 2.5 1.3
Detoxification
(24-hour service)
19.7 30.0 22.6 33.0 23.9 16.8 9.7 2.2 7.4 15.6 33.5 18.0 6.3 5.2 9.4 4.0
Free-standing
residential
15.6 25.0 16.3 23.3 18.9 15.8 8.6 2.1 7.0 14.8 20.6 14.3 5.9 4.9 8.5 3.4
Hospital inpatient 4.1 5.1 6.4 9.7 5.0 1.0 1.0 0.1 0.3 0.8 12.9 3.7 0.3 0.3 0.9 0.7
Rehabilitation/residential 18.1 12.4 19.3 16.1 17.6 31.7 24.6 14.5 26.0 12.0 21.3 23.9 27.6 28.9 21.4 9.6
Short-term (<31 days) 10.0 7.9 11.8 8.0 11.3 17.2 14.2 7.7 9.7 7.5 15.0 17.8 13.3 12.3 12.2 6.5
Long-term (31+ days) 7.6 4.0 7.1 7.7 5.7 14.1 10.1 6.6 16.0 4.1 5.5 5.4 13.2 16.4 8.7 2.3
Hospital (non-detox) 0.4 0.5 0.4 0.4 0.6 0.4 0.3 0.2 0.3 0.4 0.7 0.7 1.0 0.2 0.5 0.8
Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
No. of admissions 1,817,577 406,038 326,887 246,871 90,516 167,914 66,858 287,933 143,024 897 9,949 4,210 1,502 3,124 992 60,862
Medication-assisted opioid therapy1                
Yes 5.4 0.2 0.3 29.1 20.0 0.4 0.7 0.2 0.3 1.4 2.0 2.2 3.2 0.4 0.3 3.6
No 94.6 99.8 99.7 70.9 80.0 99.6 99.3 99.8 99.7 98.6 98.0 97.8 96.8 99.6 99.7 96.4
Total 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
No. of admissions 1,691,663 386,825 305,514 235,632 86,579 160,992 63,926 272,002 129,613 791 9,510 4,052 1,315 3,029 946 30,937
1 Medication-assisted therapy using methadone or buprenorphine as part of the client's treatment plan.
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS). Data received through 10.6.08.

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