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To inform policy and practice, we compared socio-demographic characteristics and health needs of people leaving prison with a history of methamphetamine use and/or opioid use.

Original research | 2023
About PWUD, Justice system/law enforcement, Stimulants

The current study aimed to assess whether the initial implementation of Canada's cannabis legalisation (via the Cannabis Act) on 17 October 2018 might be associated with youth harm, as asses

Original research | 2023
Youth, Policy/Regulatory, Hospitals

This study aims to identify different profiles of people with OUD in a sample of patients admitted to a specialised opioid agonist treatment (OAT) facility.

Original research | 2023
About PWUD, Chronic pain, Mental health

We aimed to assess the applicability of Shanafelt and Noseworthy’s model of key drivers of burnout and engagement to the experiences of SUD and harm reduction workers in non-traditional settings.

Original research | 2023
Workplace, Mental health, Harm reduction

The aim of this study was to identify ways of improving online learning for people working in substance use treatment services in England.

Original research | 2023
About prescribers, Digital health, Workplace
Infographic | 2023
Drug checking, Harm reduction

This study aimed to identify factors associated with recent equipment sharing among people who inject drugs in Australia.

Original research | 2023
Harm reduction, About PWUD, Social benefits

The purpose of this study was to identify opioid misuse initiation patterns among AAs and assess whether these patterns differed from those of White Americans.

Original research | 2023
About PWUD, Equity

This study examined buprenorphine initiation and retention among PWID with opioid use disorder who received the adapted Tele-Harm Reduction (THR) intervention at the IDEA Miami SSP.

Original research | 2023
Digital health, Substitution/OAT

We conducted a longitudinal follow-up study examining OAT-related experiences among federally incarcerated individuals before and after community release.

Original research | 2022
Substitution/OAT, Justice system/law enforcement, Transitions in care/treatment, Barriers and enablers

Some critics contend that naloxone expansion may inadvertently promote high-risk substance use behaviors among adolescents, but this question has not been directly investigated.

Original research | 2023
Harm reduction, Youth, Outcomes, Illegal drugs, Youth
Training | 2023
Peer/PWLLE program involvement, About PWUD
Guidelines | 2023
Clinical guidance, Harm reduction, Safer supply, About prescribers

This study aimed to establish factors influencing the successful design and implementation of drug alerts for use in clinical and community service settings in Victoria, Australia.

Original research | 2023
Overdose, Harm reduction

Our objective in this research was to examine if, and how, disruptions to illicit opioid markets related to Covid-19 have affected people who use illicit opioids.

Original research | 2022
About PWUD

Our primary objective was to examine trends in amphetamine-related ED visits over time in Ontario, including by age and sex.

Original research | 2023
Stimulants, About PWUD, Overdose, Hospitals

This study explored the use of tiered mentoring opportunities within an ECHO® model to expand treatment capacity and develop a statewide network of medications for OUD (MOUD) expertise.

Original research | 2023
About prescribers, Clinical guidance, Hesitancy of prescribers

The current study explores stakeholders’ perspectives on the feasibility and acceptability of vending machines for harm reduction (VMHR) in Philadelphia.

Original research | 2023
Harm reduction

This study estimates the prevalence of prescription opioid use (POU) in the United States (US) in 2019–2020, both in the general population and specifically among adults with pain.

Original research | 2023
About PWUD, Chronic pain, Rural/remote

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