August 2019

Aitken, C., & Dietze, P. (2019). Patterns of drug use in the Victorian Ecstasy and Related Drug Reporting System (EDRS) Interviews. Sydney: National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, UNSW Sydney

Arunogiri, S. & McKetin, R. (2019). Comment on Zang et al 2019: The importance of distinguishing between psychotic and general psychiatric symptoms in the context of methamphetamine use. Addiction Biology. Advance online publication. doi:10.1111/adb.12776

Belackova, V., Silins, E., Salmon, A. M., Jauncey, M., & Day, C. A. (2019). "Beyond safer injecting"- Health and social needs and acceptance of support among clients of a supervised injecting facility. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 16(11). doi:10.3390/ijerph16112032

Boland, V. C., Mattick, R. P., Siahpush, M., Barker, D., Doran, C. M., Martire, K. A., Bonevski, B., McRobbie, H., Borland, R., Farrell, M., West, R., & Courtney, R. J. (2019). Factors associated with Quitline and pharmacotherapy utilisation among low-socioeconomic status smokers. Addictive Behaviors, 89, 113-120. doi:10.1016/j.addbeh.2018.09.029

Bunting, B., & Bharat, C. (2019). Alcohol use, regular use, disorder and remission from use disorders in Northern Ireland: a prevalence study. Addiction Research and Theory, 27(4), 347-353. doi:10.1080/16066359.2018.1524881

Chui, C. Y., Taylor, S. E., Thomas, D., & George, J. (2019). Prevalence and recognition of highly significant medication-smoking cessation interactions in a smoke-free hospital. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 200, 78-81. doi:10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2019.03.006

Curtis, A., Bowe, S., Coomber, K., Graham, K., Chikritzhs, T.N., Kypri, K. and Miller, P.G. (2019). Risk-based licensing of alcohol venues and emergency department injury presentations in two Australian states. International Journal of Drug Policy, (70). pp. 99-106. DOI:

Decorte, T., Malm, A., Sznitman, S., Hakkarainen, P., Barratt, M.J., Potter, G.R., Werse, B., Kamphausen, G., Lenton, S. and Frank, V.A. (2019). The challenges and benefits of analyzing feedback comments in surveys: Lessons from a cross-national online survey of small-scale cannabis growers. Methodological Innovations. DOI:

Dunn, M., McKay, F. H., & van de Ven, K. (2019). There's a (drug policy) storm coming.  Performance Enhancement & Health, 6(3-4), 95-97. doi: 10.1016/j.peh.2019.05.001

Erthal, J., Berterame, S., Clare, P., & Mattick, R. P. (2019). Hot topic: Global trends in the use of opioid analgesics. Current Addiction Reports, 6 (1), 41-48. doi:10.1007/s40429-019-0234-2

Gisev, N., Bharat, C., Larney, S., Dobbins, T., Weatherburn, D., Hickman, M., Farrell, M., & Degenhardt, L. (2019). The effect of entry and retention in opioid agonist treatment on contact with the criminal justice system among opioid-dependent people: a retrospective cohort study. The Lancet Public Health, 4(7), e334-e342. doi:10.1016/S2468-2667(19)30060-X

Gisev, N., & Sluggett, J. (2019). Descriptive and drug utilization studies. In Z-U-D. Babar (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Pharmacy Practice and Clinical Pharmacy (1st ed. Vol. 2, pp. 344-355). Cambridge, Massachusetts: Academic Press Inc. 

Hammoud, M. A., Vaccher, S., Jin, F., Bourne, A., Maher, L., Holt, M., Bavinton, B. R., Haire, B., Degenhardt, L., Grulich, A., & Prestage, G. P. (2019). HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) uptake among gay and bisexual men in Australia and factors associated with the non-use of PrEP among eligible men: Results from a prospective cohort study. JAIDS Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes, 81(3), e73-e84. doi:10.1097/qai.0000000000002047

Harwin, J., Broadhurst, K., Cooper, C., & Taplin, S. (2019). Tensions and contradictions in family court innovation with high risk parents: The place of family drug treatment courts in contemporary family justice. International Journal of Drug Policy, 68, 101-108. doi: 10.1016/j.drugpo.2018.04.019 

Hughes, C., Barratt, M., Ferris, J. & Winstock, A. (2019). Australian music festival attendees: A national overview of demographics, drug use patterns, policing experiences and help-seeking behaviour. DPMP Bulletin No. 28. Sydney: National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, UNSW Sydney

Hughes, C., & Shanahan, M. (2019). Drug courts in Australia. In J. Collins, A. Soderholm, W. Agnew-Pauley, (Eds.) Rethinking drug courts: International experiences of a US policy export (pp 21-49). London: London Publishing Partnership

Keighley, C., Chen, S, C-A., Marriott, D., Pope, A., Chapman, B., Kennedy, K., Bak, N., Underwood, N., Wilson, H. L., McDonald, K., Darvall, J., Halliday, C., Kidd, S., Nguyen, Q., Hajkowicz, K., Sorrell, T. C., Van Hal, S., & Slavin, M. A. (2019). Candidaemia and a risk predictive model for overall mortality: a prospective multicentre study. BMC Infectious Diseases. Advance online publication. doi:10.1186/s12879-019-4065-5

Kirwan, A., Curtis, M., Dietze, P., Aitken, C., Woods, E., Walker, S., Kinner, S., Ogloff, J., Butler, T. and Stoove, M.A. (2019). The Prison and Transition Health (PATH) Cohort Study: Study Protocol and Baseline Characteristics of a Cohort of Men with a History of Injecting Drug Use Leaving Prison in Australia. Journal of Urban Health, 96, (3), pp. 400-410.

Lam, T., Ogeil, R. P., Fischer, J., Midford, R., Lubman, D. I., Gilmore, W., Chikritzhs, T. N., Liang, W., Lenton, S. R., Aiken, A., & Allsop, S. (2019). Alcohol supply as a favour for a friend: Scenarios of alcohol supply to younger friends and siblings. Health Promotion Journal of Australia. Advance online publication. doi:10.1002/hpja.264

Lappin, J. M., & Darke, S. (2019). Methamphetamine: An emerging cause of intracerebral haemorrhage in young people. Neurology. Advance online publication. doi:10.1212/WNL.0000000000007667

Lee, K., Conigrave, J., Al Ansari, M., Wilson, S., Perry, J., Zheng, C., Freeburn, B., Room, R., Callinan, S., Hayman, N., Chikritzhs, T.N., Slade, T., Gray, D. and Conigrave, K. (2019). Acceptability and feasibility of a computer-based application to help Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians describe their alcohol consumption. Journal of Ethnicity in Substance Abuse. DOI:

Lee, K., Conigrave, J., Callinan, S., Wilson, S., Room, R., Perry, J., Slade, T., Chikritzhs, T.N., Hayman, N., Weatherall, T., Leggat, G., Gray, D. and Conigrave, K. (2019). Asking about the last four drinking occasions on a tablet computer as a way to record alcohol consumption in Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Australians: a validation. Addiction Science and Clinical Practice, 14, (1). DOI:

Leung, J., Peacock, A., Colledge, S., Grebely, J., Cunningham, E. V., Hickman, M., Vickerman, P., Stone, J., Trickey, A., Dumchev, K., Lynskey, M., Hines, L., Griffiths, P., Mattick, R. P., Degenhardt, L., & Larney, S. (2019). A global meta-analysis on HIV, hepatitis C and hepatitis B among people who inject drugs - do gender differences vary by country-level indicators? Journal of Infectious Diseases, 220, 78-90. doi:10.1093/infdis/jiz058

Makate, M., Whetton, S., Tait, R.J., Dey, T., Scollo, M., Banks, E., Norman, R., Pidd, K., Roche, A. and Allsop, S. (2019). Tobacco Cost of Illness Studies: A Systematic Review. Nicotine and Tobacco Research. DOI:

McKetin, R., Voce, A., Burns, R., & Shanahan, M. (2019). Health-related quality of life among people who use methamphetamine. Drug and Alcohol Review. Advance online publication. doi:10.1111/dar.12934

Morris, L., & Salom, C. L. (2019). Queensland Drug Trends 2018: Key findings from the Illicit Drug Reporting System (IDRS) Interviews. Sydney: National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, UNSW Sydney

Najman, J. M., Plotnikova, M., Horwood, J., Silins, E., Fergusson, D., Patton, G. C., Olsson, C., Hutchinson, D. M., Degenhardt, L., Tait, R., Youssef, G. J., Borschmann, R., Coffrey, C., Toumbourou, J. W., & Mattick, R. P. (2019). Does adolescent heavier alcohol use predict young adult aggression and delinquency? Parallel analyses from four Australasian cohort studies. Aggressive Behavior, 45, 427-436. doi:10.1002/ab.21828

Nielsen, S., Crossin, R., Middleton, M., Martin, C., Wilson, J., Lam, T., Scott, D., Smith, K., & Lubman, D. (2019). Comparing rates and characteristics of ambulance attendances related to extramedical use of pharmaceutical opioids in Australia: A protocol for a retrospective observational study. BMJ Open, 9(5). doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2019-029170

Nielsen, S., Murnion, B., Campbell, G., Young, H., & Hall, W. (2019). Cannabinoids for the treatment of spasticity. Developmental Medicine and Child Neurology, 61(6), 631-638. doi:10.1111/dmcn.14165

Praeger, R., Roxburgh, A., Passey, M., & Mooney-Somers, J. (2019). The prevalence and factors associated with smoking among lesbian and bisexual women: Analysis of the Australian National Drug Strategy Household Survey. International Journal of Drug Policy. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1016/j.drugpo.2019.03.028

Roche, A. M., Trifonoff, A., & Ryan, K. (2019). Methamphetamine use among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People: Intervention options for workers. Adelaide, South Australia: National Centre for Education and Training in Addiction (NCETA), Flinders University.

Roche, A.M., Ryan, K., Fischer, J., Nicholas, R. (2019). A review of Australian Clinical Guidelines for Methamphetamine Use Disorder.Prepared by the National Centre for Education and Training on Addiction for the National Centre for Clinical Research on Emerging Drugs.

Santos, J. A., McKenzie, B., Trieu, K., Farnbach, S., Johnson, C., Schulz, J., Thow, A. M., Snowdon, W., Bell, C., & Webster, J. (2019). Contribution of fat, sugar and salt to diets in the Pacific Islands: A systematic review. Public Health Nutrition,22(10), 1858-1871. doi:10.1017/S1368980018003609 

Settumba, S. N., Shanahan, M., Butler, T., Schofield, P., Lafferty, L., Simpson, P., & Chambers, G. M. (2019). Developing attributes and attribute-levels for a discrete-choice experiment: An example for interventions of impulsive violent offenders. Applied Health Economics and Health Policy. Advance online publication. doi:10.1007/s40258-019-00484-5

Settumba, S. A., Shanahan, M., Chambers, G. M., Schofield, P., & Butler, T. (2019). Assessing societal and offender perspectives on the value of offender healthcare: A stated preference research protocol. BMJ Open, 9 (3). doi:10.1136/bmjopen-2018-024899

Sharmin, S., Kypri, K., Wadolowski, M., Bruno, R., Khanam, M., Aiken, A., Hutchinson, D., Najman, J. M., Slade, T., McBride, N., Attia, J., Palazzi, K., Oldmeadow, C., & Mattick, R. P. (2019). Parent hazardous drinking and their children's alcohol use in early and mid-adolescence: prospective cohort study. European Journal of Public Health. Advance online publication. doi:10.1093/eurpub/ckz029

Sharman, C. & Bruno, R. (2019). Trends in naloxone use among a sample of people who inject drugs in Tasmania. Drug Trends Bulletin Series. Sydney: National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, UNSW Sydney.

Shatte, A. B. R., Hutchinson, D. M., & Teague, S. J. (2019). Machine learning in mental health: a scoping review of methods and applications. Psychological Medicine, 49(9), 1426-1448. doi:10.1017/s0033291719000151

Skelton, E., Tzelepis, F., Shakeshaft, A., Guillaumier, A., Wood, W., Jauncey, M., Salmon, A. M., McCrabb, S., & Bonevski, B. (2019). Integrating smoking cessation care into a medically supervised injecting facility using an organazisational change intervention: A qualitative study of staff and client views. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 16(11). doi:10.3390/ijerph16112050

Stapinski, L. A., Prior, K., Newton, N. C., Deady, M., Kelly,E., Lee, B.,Teesson, M., &Baillie, A. J. (2019). Protocol for the Inroads Study: A randomized controlled trial of an internet-delivered, cognitive behavioral therapy–based early intervention to reduce anxiety and hazardous alcohol use among young people. JMIR Research Protocols, 8(4), e12370-e12370. doi:10.2196/12370

Stockings, E., Black, N., Bartlem, K. M., Metse, A. P., Regan, T., Bailey, J. M., Wolfenden, L., Wiggers, J., & Bowman, J. A. (2019). Outpatient interventions for smoking cessation and reduction for adults with a mental disorder (Protocol). Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2019 (3). doi:10.1002/14651858.CD013286

Stockings, E., Tran, L. T., Santo, T., Peacock, A., Larney, S., Santomauro, D., Farrell, M., & Degenhardt, L.  (2019). Mortality among people with regular or problematic use of amphetamines: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Addiction. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1111/add.14706

Stokes, C. M., Alonso, J., Andrade, l. H., Atwoli, L., Cardoso, G., Chiu, W. T., … & Bossarte, R. M. on behalf of the WHO World Mental Health Survey Collaborators, Degenhardt, L. & Slade, T. (2019). Pre-marital predictors of marital violence in the WHO World Mental Health (WMH) Surveys. Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology. Advance online publication.  doi:10.1007/s00127-019-01703-z

Sutherland, R., Memedovic, S., Degenhardt, L., Farrell, M., & Peacock, A. (2019). Tapentadol use among people who regularly inject drugs in Australia. Drug Trends Bulletin Series. Sydney: National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, UNSW Sydney

Tim, N., Stadtmueller, L., Chikritzhs, T.N., Stockwell, T.R., Zhao, J., Britton, A., Saitz, R. and Sherk, A. (2019). Alcohol, Age, and Mortality: Estimating Selection Bias Due to Premature Death. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 80, (1), pp. 63-68.

Uporova, J., & Peacock, A.  (2019). Driving after using alcohol and drugs, roadside testing, and risk perception among people who use drugs in Canberra, ACT. Drug Trends Bulletin Series. Sydney: National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, UNSW Sydney

Vuong, T., Ritter, Hughes, Shanahan, M., & Barrett, L. (2019). Mandatory alcohol and drug treatment: What is it and does it work? DPMP Bulletin No. 27. Sydney: Drug Policy Modelling Program, UNSW Sydney

Weier, M. and Farrugia, A.C. (2019). Potential issues of morbidity, toxicity and dependence’: Problematising the rescheduling of over-the-counter codeine in Australia. International Journal of Drug Policy.




Andreasson, S., Chikritzhs, T.N., Dangardt, F., Holder, H., Naimi, T.S. and Stockwell, T.R. (2019). Alcohol and Society 2019: Alcohol and the Elderly. Swedish Society of Medicine, Swedish Society of Nursing, CERA & IOGT-NTO., Stockholm.

Butt, J.C. (2019). Review of kava use among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Australian Indigenous HealthBulletin, 19, (2). The Australian Indigenous Health Infonet, Perth, WA.


Grigg, J., Lenton, S. and Peacock, A. (2019). Correlates of self-reported significant adverse effects following ‘ecstasy’ use: Implications for harm reduction. Drug Trends Bulletin Series. National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW.

Grigg, J. and Lenton, S. (2019). Expert Report - Inquest into Deaths Arising at Music Festivals. NSW Department of Justice Inquest into Deaths Arising at Music Festivals. National Drug Research Institute, Curtin University, Perth, Western Australia.

Stockwell, T.R., Sherk, A., Sorge, J., Norstrom, T., Angus, C., Chikritzhs, T.N., Churchill, S., Holmes, J., Meier, P., Naimi, T.S., Ramstedt, M. and Simpura, J. (2019). Finnish alcohol policy at the crossroads: The health safety and economic consequences of alternative systems to manage the retail sale of alcohol. A report prepared for the Finnish alcohol monopoly, Alko. Canadian Institute for Substance Use Research, University of Victoria. Canadian Institute for Substance Use Research, University of Victoria, BC, Canada.