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treatment matching

Using patient profiles and preferences to individualize and optimize therapeutic regimens for patients (e.g., in the management of psychiatric or substance abuse disorders).
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Treatment matching for substance-abusing offenders.
Treatment Matching in Alcoholism New York, Cambridge University Press, 2003, pp 184-204.
Research needs include continued empirical investigation of the behavioral conceptualization model presented, empirical demonstration of efficacy with those painful conditions and patient types with insufficient research support, treatment matching studies, comparative efficacy (including cost) studies, and efficacy with combined treatment approaches.
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