October 2018

This report highlights the findings of a NSW survey which mapped the demographic profile of NSW non-government AOD workers and gauged their level of health and wellbeing.

October 2018

The aim of this study was to examine the typology of Australian illicit drug consumers to determine whether those who use new psychoactive substances (NPS) differ from those using other illicit substances.

October 2018

The aim of this study was to assess industry strategic approaches as communicated in articles published in a leading Australian alcohol trade magazine to provide insights for policy makers and advocacy groups.

October 2018

This review examines evidence for the effectiveness of cannabinoids in chronic noncancer pain (CNCP) and addresses gaps in the literature.

October 2018

There is a need to better understand risk for adverse outcomes during and after OAT, and for innovative approaches to identifying people at greatest risk of adverse outcomes.

August 2018

Prescribers in Australia are likely to see increasing numbers of patients experiencing difficulties with pharmaceutical opioid use.

August 2018

This paper looks at the practice of 'double dropping’ - consuming two drugs simultaneously, typically two ecstasy pills - by Australian festival-goers.

August 2018

This paper looks at the prevalence, risk factors, and clinical and cognitive features of methamphetamine-associated psychosis.

August 2018

Opioid use disorder (OUD) is associated with a high risk of premature death. Medication-assisted treatment (MAT) is the primary treatment for opioid dependence.

August 2018

Whole‐of‐community interventions aim to reduce alcohol and other drug (AOD) use and harms by mobilizing community leaders, organizations and policy‐makers to respond effectively to AOD use.

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