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The pathways to legalizing overdose prevention centers (OPCs) in the USA have confronted multiple social, political, and legal obstacles.

Original research | 2024

During the COVID-19 pandemic (pandemic), building capacity for overdose prevention, harm reduction, and to address barriers to treatment, recovery, and support services required that training vendo

Original research | 2024
Digital health

Contact interventions have shown short-term effectiveness in reducing stigmatising attitudes and behaviours of the public towards marginalised population groups, including people who inject drugs.

Original research | 2024

We explored the context surrounding barriers to substance use disorder (SUD) treatment in the rural United States.

Original research | 2024
About PWUD, Rural/remote, Barriers and enablers

The aim of this paper is to understand participants' experiences of surveillance, privacy, and personal security when accessing the MySafe biometric vending machine program.

Original research | 2024
Digital health, About PWUD, Barriers and enablers

The Veterans Health Administration launched an initiative to increase buprenorphine receipt in primary care.

Original research | 2024
Substitution/OAT, Equity, About prescribers
Policy | 2021
Policy/Regulatory, Safer supply

We conducted a scoping review of literature describing client outcomes from formal opioid supply programs providing prescriptions for pharmaceutical opioids, and the perceptions of involved clients

Scoping review | 2024
Safer supply, Evidence base
Infographique | 2022
la réduction des méfaits, à propos des personnes qui utilisent des drogues
Infographic | 2022
Harm reduction, About PWUD
Politique | 2024
la politique / le cadre de réglementation

Some studies measure public stigma by assessing stigma perceived by those who use drugs, while others investigate attitudes towards them among the general public.

Original research | 2024
About PWUD, Stigma

To investigate the individual characteristics, causes and circumstances around deaths in stimulant use, and to examine how individuals who died with stimulants in their body differ from individuals

Original research | 2024
About PWUD, Mortality, Stimulants

In this article we contribute to the literature that links homelessness, the most extreme form of housing disruption, to accidental SUD-related poisonings.

Original research | 2024
Housing, Mortality, About PWUD

This study sought to explore potential patterns of polysubstance use as an interplay between substance use, substance use setting, and a number of potentially distal outcomes.

Original research | 2024
Youth, About PWUD

To assess the successes and impacts of a grant-funded project to increase access to safer drug consumption supplies and overdose prevention education for PWUD, including justice-involved participan

Original research | 2024
Legal system/law enforcement, About PWUD, Policy/Regulatory

To identify individual and site-related factors associated with frequent emergency department (ED) buprenorphine/naloxone (BUP) initiation.

Original research | 2024
Hospitals, About prescribers, Substitution/OAT, Hesitancy of prescribers

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