Remote Substance-Monitoring Devices and Mobile Applications for Substance Use Disorders


( Last Updated : November 15, 2021)
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RB1597-000

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Question

  1. What is the clinical effectiveness of remote substance-monitoring devices and mobile applications for the treatment of substance use disorders?
  2. What is the cost-effectiveness of remote substance-monitoring devices and mobile applications for the treatment of substance use disorders?
  3. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding the use of remote substance-monitoring devices and mobile applications for the treatment of substance use disorders?

Key Message

One health technology assessment and 3 randomized controlled trials were identified regarding the clinical effectiveness of remote substance-monitoring devices and mobile applications for the treatment of substance use disorders. No evidence was found regarding the cost-effectiveness of remote substance-monitoring devices and mobile applications for the treatment of substance use disorders. No evidence-based guidelines were identified regarding the use of remote substance-monitoring devices and mobile applications for the treatment of substance use disorders.