【學術演講】物質濫用老化與身體健康

2021 神醫中心學術演講 (視訊) 

日期 : 8月 24日星期二

時間 : 上午11:00  

主題 : 物質濫用老化與身體健康

講師 : 黃介良主任

草屯療養院成癮治療科


視訊系統 Webex  : 會議連結

摘要

Substance use problem is a major health challenge in the world and is often perceived as behavior of the young and little attention put on old adults. There are lines of evidence show that substance abuse among older adults is increasing. Most of the articles use age 50 and above as older group and in this study we definition older as age 50 and above. Many data showed that individuals who used heroin for longer durations had significantly higher physical, mental health disorders and mortality even under effective opioid maintenance treatment. Age-related aspects of addiction are an increasingly important public health challenge.
We will report heroin methadone maintenance treatment (MMT) subjects from Taiwan Illicit Issues Database and analyses the health utilization and mortality with Taiwan national Health Insurance Research Database and then enrolled 326 methadone maintenance treatment subjects and survey subjective physical condition.

2021-8-20

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