Table 9.2
Year 2005 discharges from OUTPATIENT OPIOID REPLACEMENT therapy1
by gender, according to reason for discharge: TEDS 2005
Number, percent distribution, and median and average lengths of stay
[Based on linked admission and discharge data reported by 28 States and jurisdictions that offered opioid replacement outpatient substance abuse therapy and reported these data to TEDS.]
Gender Total Reason for discharge, transfer, or discontinuance of treatment
Completed Transferred Completed or
transferred
Dropped
out
Terminated Other
Total discharges 49,209 5,340 8,526 13,866 21,923 6,222 7,198
Number
Male 30,794 3,344 4,774  8,118 13,960 3,859 4,857
Female 18,412 1,996 3,752  5,748  7,960 2,363 2,341
No. of discharges  49,206 5,340 8,526 13,866 21,920 6,222 7,198
Column percent
Male  62.6  62.6  56.0  58.5  63.7  62.0  67.5
Female  37.4  37.4  44.0  41.5  36.3  38.0  32.5
Total  100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Row percent
Male 100.0  10.9  15.5  26.4  45.3  12.5  15.8
Female 100.0  10.8  20.4  31.2  43.2  12.8  12.7
Total  100.0  10.9  17.3  28.2  44.5  12.6  14.6
Median length of stay (days)
Male 127 181 124  96 188 164
Female 129 178 126  95 209 167
Total  128 180 125    95 195 166
Average length of stay (days)
Male 241 289 245 199 293 280
Female 252 290 265 206 318 288
Total  245 289 254   202 302 283
1 Includes outpatient opioid replacement therapy clients (n = 46,702; 95 percent) and intensive outpatient opioid replacement therapy clients (n = 2,507; 5 percent).
SOURCE: Office of Applied Studies, Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, Treatment Episode Data Set (TEDS). Data received through 10.03.06.

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