New findings released about hospital tobacco bans, tools for measuring craving

In our latest Research Snapshots, we profile important findings related to tobacco bans and craving measurement in inpatient settings.

What impact does a hospital-wide tobacco ban have on patients’ substance abuse?

This Research Snapshot summarizes a study that explores how a tobacco ban impacted the use of other substances among patients receiving inpatient addiction treatment.

Measuring craving among patients receiving addiction treatment

Researchers have tested a new way to measure craving across a range of substances with a rapid tool, and the results are promising.