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Understanding injecting drug use in Afghanistan: A scoping review – Substance Abuse Treatment, Prevention, and Policy

Ward C, Byrd W. Afghanistan’s opium drug economy. 2004. Available from: https://documents1.worldbank.org/curated/en/158651468767124612/pdf/311490PAPER0AF100SASPR0no051Dec0171.pdf. Google Scholar  World Drug Report 2021 (United Nations publication, Sales No. E.21.XI.8). Available from: https://www.unodc.org/res/wdr2021/field/WDR21_Booklet_2.pdf United Nations Office on…

Associations between psychosocial risk factors, and changes in substance dependence and psychosocial functioning, during engagement with digital cognitive behavioral therapy for methamphetamine use: use of ‘Breaking Free from Substance Abuse’ by incarcerated people during the COVID-19 pandemic – Health & Justice

Akbar, M., Egli, M., Cho, Y.-E., Song, B.-J., & Noronha, A. (2018). Medications for alcohol use disorders: An overview. Pharmacology & Therapeutics, 185, 64–85. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pharmthera.2017.11.007. Article  Google Scholar  Andersson, G.,…

Correction: Interdisciplinary collaboration in the treatment of alcohol use disorders in a general hospital department: a mixed-method study – Substance Abuse Treatment, Prevention, and Policy

Correction: Interdisciplinary collaboration in the treatment of alcohol use disorders in a general hospital department: a mixed-method study Rights and permissions Open Access This article is licensed under a Creative…

Effect of fruit smoothie supplementation on psychological distress among people with substance use disorders receiving opioid agonist therapy: protocol for a randomised controlled trial (FruktBAR) – BMC Nutrition

Study design The study design of this study is a multicentre individually randomised controlled trial. Study settings and participants The target group will be patients with opioid dependence receiving OAT…

Effectiveness of a practice change intervention in reducing alcohol consumption in pregnant women attending public maternity services – Substance Abuse Treatment, Prevention, and Policy

National Health and Medical Research Council, Australian Research Council and Universities Australia. Australian guidelines to reduce health risks from drinking alcohol. Canberra: Commonwealth of Australia; 2020. Google Scholar  Oei JL.…

Barriers and facilitators to opioid agonist therapy in rural and remote communities in Canada: an integrative review – Substance Abuse Treatment, Prevention, and Policy

The search strategy returned 230 records from all databases. Fifty-eight duplicate records were removed and 172 titles and abstracts were screened (excluding 123 references). Of the remaining 49 full-text citations, 29 references…

Intersecting substance use treatment and harm reduction services: exploring the characteristics and service needs of a community-based sample of people who use drugs – Harm Reduction Journal

Findings from our study illustrate that many substance use programs do not fit directly into a binary of “harm reduction” or “treatment.” Most of the participating programs in this study…

Effects of a brief pre-admission telephone reminder on no-show and dropout rates in substance use disorder treatment: a quasi-experimental study – Substance Abuse Treatment, Prevention, and Policy

Degenhardt L, Charlson F, Ferrari A, Santomauro D, Erskine H, Mantilla-Herrara A, et al. The global burden of disease attributable to alcohol and drug use in 195 countries and territories,…