December 2015

Background and Aims: Few studies have investigated the combined effects of alcohol sales, outlet numbers and trading hours on alcohol-related harms.

December 2015

A study examining the differences in substance use disorders (SUD) with and without attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) has found that those with ADHD had a significantly slower infant

December 2015

This study employed an exploratory approach to generate detailed information about how in-store shopping experiences and exposure to sales promotion activities feature in the alcohol choices of Australian 18–21 year old drinkers.

December 2015

Background: Experimental studies suggest that alcohol can lead to aggression in laboratory settings; however, it is impossible to test the causal relationship between alcohol use and real-life violence among humans in randomized clinical trials.

December 2015

Many people working in the alcohol and other drug (AOD) field are aware that clients who present for treatment or assistance are often experiencing a range of other complex conditions. This resource was developed to strengthen AOD workers’ skills and understanding of gambling and help them respond appropriately to people who may also present with AOD problems.

December 2015

Nicotine, cannabis and benzodiazepine have a potential for agonist maintenance treatment, according to an analysis conducted by NDARC Professors Shane Darke and Michael Farrell, published in the journal Addiction early online view in October.

December 2015

Drinking alcohol with parents does not protect teenagers from engaging in risky drinking behaviour, this NDARC study has found.

October 2015

Opioid-dependent patients are five times more likely to die in the first four weeks of treatment if they are prescribed methadone rather than buprenorphine, a new NDARC study has shown.

October 2015

This study explored the prevalence and impact of AOD policies in Australian workplaces.

October 2015

This research examined the extent to which adolescent cannabis or alcohol use predicts educational attainment in emerging adulthood.

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