Elinore F. Mccance-Katz, MD, PhD


Psychiatric Disorders and Substance Abuse

January 01, 2007

Substance use disorder (SUD) plays a prominent role in the epidemiology, cause, and course of mental illness. Of the more than 5 million Americans with comorbid mental illness and SUD, fewer than half received treatment at either a specialty mental health or substance abuse treatment facility.