October 2016

This paper describes a unique randomised controlled trial of behavioral therapy for the treatment of regular methamphetamine use and dependence among female clients in Tehran, Iran.

October 2016

Opioids make the largest contribution to illicit drug-related death, and overdose is the leading cause, yet intervention by onlookers has been characterised as poor.

October 2016

On 1 February this year Australia became the second country, after Italy (in 1995), to have naloxone formally available over the counter (OTC).

October 2016

There are emerging indications that substance use is increasing among older Australians at an alarming rate.

October 2016

This book offers a step-by-step guide to intervention research, including methods and techniques for intervention research in schools and other settings.

October 2016

Stage five of the NASDP reports on most recent per capita consumption estimates for the Northern Territory, Western Australia and Queensland.

September 2016

As part of its online crystal methamphetamine training, NCETA has written a module which focuses on organisational and service system responses.

September 2016

An ED delivered intervention with adolescent substance users may reduce future direct costs and subsequent attendances

June 2016

Heroin use carries the highest burden of disease of any drug of dependence, with rates of mortality more typical of the elderly Indeed, it has been estimated that heroin users die at a rate 15 time

June 2016

The prescribing and use of pharmaceutical opioids has increased internationally.

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