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This qualitative study investigated strategies of within-group categorization and differentiation among PWUD and the roles these social categories may play in shaping intragroup attitudes, percepti

Original research | 2023
About PWUD

Program changes implemented in response to COVID-19 hold promise as ongoing strategies to improve MOUD treatment.

Original research | 2022
Carries/take-home doses, About PWUD, Policy/Regulatory, Barriers and enablers
Lit review | 1993
Clinical guidance, Overdose
Commentary | 2023
Policy/Regulatory, Hospitals, Peer/PWLLE program involvement

This study aimed to identify barriers and facilitators to implementing naloxone and a supervised injection facility (SIF) to reduce opioid drug-related deaths in the Republic of Ireland (ROI) and N

Original research | 2023
Harm reduction, Barriers and enablers, SCS/OPS, Policy/Regulatory
Poster | 2023
Policy/Regulatory, Advocacy

There is limited research linking decedents’ receipt of controlled substances and presence of controlled substances on post-mortem toxicology (PMT).

Original research | 2023
Overdose, Mortality

We aimed to assess the uptake of slow-release oral morphine (SROM) as second-line OAT among medically ill, hospitalised patients who declined buprenorphine and methadone.

Original research | 2022
About PWUD, Outcomes, Chronic pain, Substitution/OAT, Hospitals

This study analysed the perspectives from a broad range of service providers, whose work was impacted or related to the RMG, to elucidate a nuanced narrative regarding the perceived facilitators an

Thesis | 2023
About prescribers, Safer supply, Barriers and enablers, Clinical guidance

This study aims to explore the feasibility and acceptability of naloxone kit inserts in promoting awareness of virtual overdose monitoring services (VOMS).

Original research | 2023
Harm reduction, Digital health

To assess the awareness and predictors of seeing/hearing a drug alert in British Columbia (BC) and subsequent drug use behaviour after seeing/hearing an alert.

Original research | 2023
Illegal drugs, Harm reduction, Drug checking

Our objective was to explore patient perspectives about low-barrier approaches, with a focus on understanding barriers to and facilitators of engagement from the patient point of view.

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

We aimed to examine buprenorphine compared with methadone in the treatment of opioid dependence across a wide range of primary and secondary outcomes.

Lit review | 2023

This study analyzes how cannabis is constructed in Swedish newspaper articles that mention both organized crime and cannabis.

Original research | 2023
Illegal drugs, Policy/Regulatory, Crime

The change in the legal status of cannabis may reduce the racial disparity in arrests. We examined the impact of changing legal status on arrest disparities.

Original research | 2023
Equity, Justice system/law enforcement, Decriminalization/legalization, Outcomes

A common question is whether decedents intentionally used both opioids and cocaine, or if they were unaware they had a mixture.

Original research | 2023
About PWUD, Stimulants

To characterize the risk of postneonatal infant mortality among infants with a neonatal opioid withdrawal syndrome (NOWS) diagnosis or born to individuals with opioid use disorder (OUD).

Original research | 2023
Mortality, Parents/caregivers, Outcomes

The objectives of this scoping review were to investigate, map and summarise evidence from record linkage studies about drug-related deaths among former adult prisoners.

Scoping review | 2023
Overdose, Mortality, About PWUD, Outcomes, Justice system/law enforcement

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