Comparison of Relapse Rates Between Substance Use and Other Chronical Illness

Published: 12-04-2020| Version 1 | DOI: 10.17632/6tfvgsmj7h.1
Daniel Cebo


Relapse rates for people treated for substance use disorders are compared with those for people treated for high blood pressure and asthma. Relapse is common and similar across these illnesses. Therefore, substance use disorders should be treated like any other chronic illness. Relapse serves as a sign for resumed, modified, or new treatment