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Risk-based licensing (RBL) is among the more recent policy interventions to reduce alcohol-related harm in and around licensed venues.
Take-home naloxone is recommended to prevent deaths from accidental overdose among people who use pharmaceutical opioids for chronic non cancer pain.
Methamphetamine dependence is a growing problem in Australia and globally. Currently, there are no approved pharmacotherapy options for the management of methamphetamine dependence.
The Australian Treatment Outcome Study (ATOS) is a landmark study of the pathways of heroin use and one of the few to be conducted outside of the US.
This report provides estimates of some of the alcohol-related harms in each of the 59 Western Australian Lower House electoral districts, based on the best available data.
Interest in AOD workforce development stems from a range of imperatives, including the need for enhanced quality of care and evidence-based, effective and efficient services, an emphasis on outcome
Depression and problematic alcohol use represent two of the major causes of disease burden in young adults.
Substance use in pregnancy can have adverse effects on mother and fetus alike.
Aims: We examined parental influences on drinking over two contexts – a typical social occasion, and at ‘Schoolies’, a multiple-day mass celebration.
Background: The relationship between cannabis use and cognitive function in mid-life has rarely been examined despite verbal learning deficits in young adults.
This research aimed to identify older Australian drinkers’ knowledge about Australian Alcohol Guidelines and their beliefs about the risks and benefits of alcohol; their recall of alcohol-related i
The national centres are supported by funding from the Australian Government under the Drug and Alcohol Program
Page last updated: Tuesday 20 August 2019