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Article usage metrics
Article metrics are available for all articles within approximately 72 hours following publication. Article metrics are based on data collected on the journal's website and where applicable also from Pubmed Central. Metrics include HTML and PDF views, views per month, and views per geographical region. To view this data go to the article's abstract and select the Article Metrics tab.
This is the first time we published an article in Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment, and we were pleased to find that the publishing staff were extremely helpful in guiding our submission through all the hoops. More important they answered our concerns without delay and where necessary made changes in the page proofs in accord with our wishes. I have published upwards of 80 or 90 articles, chapters and edited volumes, and I have ...