Publications

Factors influencing engagement and utilization of opium tincture-assisted treatment for opioid use disorder: A qualitative study in Tehran, Iran

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Drug and Alcohol Review
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Abstract

Introduction

In response to a high burden of opioid use disorder (OUD), Iran established a network of opioid agonist treatment (OAT) centers beginning in 2002. To increase treatment diversity, particularly for patients who use opium as their drug of choice, opium tincture (OT)-assisted treatment was introduced to the network.

Opium tincture-assisted treatment for opioid use disorder: A systematic review

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Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment
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Background: Some countries have used opioid agonist medications other than methadone and buprenorphine as a strategy to increase treatment diversity. In Iran and other countries where opium use is common and culturally tolerated, opium tincture (OT) has gained growing popularity and been approved to treat opioid use disorder (OUD).

Progrès dans la toxicomanie et le rétablissement - Dernière édition

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NAADAC

Advances in Addiction &Recovery, la publication officielle de la NAADAC, est un magazine numérique trimestriel axé sur la fourniture d’informations utiles, innovantes et opportunes sur les tendances et les meilleures pratiques de la profession qui sont bénéfiques pour les professionnels de la toxicomanie.

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Report on the situation of Mental Health and Psychoactive Substance Use

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Comisión Nacional contra las Adicciones- Secretaría de salud
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The Report on the Situation of Mental Health and Psychoactive Substance Use compiles relevant data on substance use and mental health, with the purpose of providing interested persons and decision makers from the public, private and social sectors who join efforts to prevent and provide care in the area of mental health and addictions with reliable and objective information on the current landscape.

European Drug Report 2021

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EMCDDA
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The Trends and Developments report presents the EMCDDA’s latest analysis of the drug situation in Europe. Focusing on illicit drug use, related harms and drug supply, the report contains a comprehensive set of national data across these themes and interventions.

Here, you can view a video of the European Drug Report 2021 highlights.

Rapport STEPS de l’Éthiopie sur les facteurs de risque de maladies non transmissibles et la prévalence de certaines maladies non transmissibles

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Ethiopian Public Health Insitute
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Le rapport fournit des informations sur les facteurs de risque de maladies non transmissibles et la prévalence de certaines maladies non transmissibles sur la base de l’approche STEPwise de l’OMS en matière de surveillance (STEPS).

Wastewater Analysis and Drugs

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EMCDDA

Introduction

Analysing communal wastewaters for drugs and their metabolic products in order to estimate their consumption in the community is a developing field, involving scientists working in different research areas, including analytical chemistry, physiology and biochemistry, sewage engineering, spatial epidemiology and statistics, and conventional drug epidemiology.