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We assessed changes in nonfatal opioid-related overdoses in Florida during the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Original research | 2023

Best-worst scaling (BWS) is a preference elicitation method from health economics that has never been applied to addiction care broadly, or iOAT specifically.

Original research | 2023
About PWUD, Substitution/OAT, Barriers and enablers

To assess the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of office-based buprenorphine treatment (OBBT) in the U.S., in terms of fatal and nonfatal overdoses and deaths over five years, discounted lifeti

Original research | 2022
Substitution/OAT, Justice system/law enforcement, Overdose, Mortality

This study sought to determine how the COVID-19 pandemic impacted alcohol or drug use and its risk and protective factors among youth accessing integrated youth services.

Original research | 2022
Youth, Wrap-around services

Strategies are needed to increase reach and improve equitable delivery of drug checking services.

Original research | 2022
Drug checking, Barriers and enablers, Stigma

This study sought to assess the availability of OUD “best practices” in jails located in counties heavily impacted by opioid overdose in the U.S. and their related training and resource needs.

Original research | 2022
Justice system/law enforcement

The purpose of this study was to explore how shifts in provincial drug policy approaches, specifically the replacement of a Safe Consumption Site (SCS) with a smaller mobile Overdose Prevention Sit

Original research | 2023
Harm reduction, Policy/Regulatory, About PWUD, SCS/OPS, Barriers and enablers
Page Web | 2022
s'injecter les drogues, la réduction des méfaits
Webpage | 2022
Injecting drugs, Harm reduction

The Internet offers increased availability and accessibility of medicinal pharmaceuticals including those containing opioids, sedatives and gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA) drugs through both legal a

Original research | 2022
Illegal drugs, Digital health

Deaths involving opioids typically result from lethal respiratory depression, and it is currently unknown how co-use of psychostimulants with opioids affects respiratory toxicity.

Original research | 2022
Stimulants, Overdose

This systematic review investigated buprenorphine doses and formulations on craving during the induction and maintenance phases of treatment, and for context also compared the craving response to o

Lit review | 2022

This study aimed to evaluate the effectiveness of flexible take-home dosing of buprenorphine/naloxone (BUP/NX) and methadone standard model of care in reducing depressive symptoms in people with pr

Original research | 2022
Substitution/OAT, Mental health, About PWUD

This study draws on 20 months of ethnographic fieldwork in Vancouver, BC (July 2018 to March 2020), to explore how OPS responders who are PWUD developed and enacted expertise in overdose response.

Original research | 2023
About PWUD, SCS/OPS, Overdose
Guide or handbook | 2022
Policy/Regulatory, Clinical guidance

In WV, only 18% of providers including physicians, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners are waivered, and 44% of non-waivered providers were not interested in free training even if compens

Original research | 2022
Hesitancy of prescribers , About prescribers, Policy/Regulatory, Stigma, Barriers and enablers, Rural/remote

Our study objectives were to estimate the prevalence of and identify factors associated with inability to contact OAT prescribers when in need among people on OAT in a Canadian setting during the d

Original research | 2022
About prescribers, About PWUD, Barriers and enablers

This paper seeks to understand how trust in service providers fosters (or inhibits) effective service engagement from the perspective of people who inject drugs during the prison post-release perio

Original research | 2023
About PWUD, Barriers and enablers, Justice system/law enforcement
Video | 2022
Indigenous, Harm reduction

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