Telehealth and Mobile Services for Substance Use Disorder: Clinical Effectiveness, Cost-Effectiveness and Guidelines


( Last Updated : February 17, 2020)
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RB1423-000

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  1. What is the clinical effectiveness of telehealth-delivered interventions and mobile (moveable) services in the management of substance use disorder?

  2. What is the cost-effectiveness of telehealth-delivered interventions and mobile (moveable) services in the management of substance use disorder?

  3. What are the evidence-based guidelines regarding telehealth-delivered interventions and mobile (moveable) services in the management of substance use disorder?


Key Message

Two systematic reviews and eight non-randomized studies were identified regarding the clinical effectiveness of telehealth-delivered interventions and mobile services in the management of substance use disorder. No relevant economic evaluations or evidence-based guidelines were identified regarding telehealth-delivered interventions and mobile (moveable) services in the management of substance use disorder. ​