Project

Advancing the quality and effectiveness of alcohol and drug treatment services in Uganda

Duration
01 October 2021 → Ongoing
Funding
Regional and community funding: Special Research Fund
Research disciplines
  • Social sciences
    • Behavioural and emotional problems
    • Orthopedagogical assessment and diagnostics
  • Medical and health sciences
    • Mental healthcare services
Keywords
Substance use disorders alcohol drugs treatment recovery quality of care case management
 
Project description

Alcohol and other drug use and its negative consequences have risen to unprecedented levels in Uganda. With a large unmet need for treatment, ensuring its quality and effectiveness is imperative. This study will assess patient-reported outcomes and experiences by adapting and implementing internationally validated tools among a cohort of 150 AOD service users.