August 2017



Stockwell, T.R., Norstrom, T., Angus, C., Sherk, A., Ramstedt, M., Andreasson, S., Chikritzhs, T.N., Gripenberg, J., Holder, H., Holmes, J. and Makela, P. (2017). What are the public health and safety benefits of the Swedish government alcohol monopoly? Centre for Addictions Research of BC, University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada.  Retrieved from Link

Laslett, A-M, Jiang, H, and Room, R. (2017) Alcohol consumption of Australian parents: continuity and change in the new millennium. Canberra: Foundation for Alcohol Research and Education.
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NCETA (2017). 50 years of Employee Assistance Programs: A systematic literature review. Adelaide: National Centre for Education and Training on Addiction, Flinders University.

Nicholas, R., Duraisingam, V., Roche, A., & Trifonoff, A. (2017). Northern Territory alcohol & other drug workforce development needs assessment: A consultation paper. Adelaide: National Centre for Education and Training on Addiction (NCETA), Flinders University.

Nicholas, R., Duraisingam, V., Roche, A., & Trifonoff, A. (2017). Central Queensland, Wide Bay, and Sunshine Coast’s mental health, alcohol and other drug workforce development needs assessment: A consultation paper. Adelaide: National Centre for Education and Training on Addiction (NCETA), Flinders University.


Journal Articles

Alammehrjerdi, Z. Massah, O. Farhoudian, A. Shishehgar, S. Moradi, A & Dolan, K. Opioid Use Among Women on a Stable Methadone Dose: A Multicenter Qualitative Study, Iran J Psychiatry Behav Sci. 2017 May 21. doi: 10.5812/ijpbs.9867.  Retrieved from Link

Barratt MJ, Bruno R, Ezard N, Ritter A (2017). ‘Pill testing or drug checking in Australia: Acceptability of service design features’, Drug and Alcohol Review, 10.1111/dar.12576. Retrieved from Link

Chan GCK, Leung J, Connor J, Hall W, Kelly AB (2017), ‘Parental supply of alcohol and adolescent drinking: A multilevel analysis of nationally representative data’, BMC Public Health, 10.1186/s12889-017-4472-8. Retrieved from Link

Chikritzhs, T.N., Naimi, T.S. and Stockwell, T.R. (2017). Bias in assessing effects of substance use from observational studies: what does longitudinal data tell us? A Commentary on Staff and Maggs (2017). Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 78, (3), pp. 404-405.  Retrieved from Link

Clark, N. Dolan K & Farabee, D. Public Health alternatives to incarceration for drug offenders, Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal, 2017; 23(3):189-197. Retrieved from Link

Daniel O’Keefe,  Angus McCormack, Shelley Cogger, Campbell Aitken, Lucinda Burns, Raimondo Bruno, Jenny Stafford, Kerryn Butler, Courtney Breen, Paul Dietze (2017) How does the use of multiple needles/syringes per injecting episode impact on the measurement of individual level needle and syringe program coverage? International Journal of Drug Policy. Ms. No.: DRUGPO-D-17-8R1 Retrieved from Link

Darke, S., Kaye, S. & Duflou, J. (In press) Rates, characteristics and circumstances of methamphetamine-related death in Australia: A national 7 year study. Addiction. Retrieved from Link

Darke, S. & Duflou, J. (2017) Characteristics, circumstances and pathology of sudden or unnatural deaths of cases with evidence of pathological hoarding. Journal of Legal and Forensic Medicine, 45, 36-40. Retrieved from Link

Darke, S., Larney, S. & Farrell, M. (2017) Yes, people can die from opiate withdrawal. Addiction, 112, 99-100. Retrieved from Link

Darke, Torok, M. & Ross, J. (2017) Developmental trajectories to heroin dependence: theoretical and clinical issues. Journal of Applied Social Psychology, 47, 160-165. Retrieved from Link

Dwyer, R. and Fraser, S. (2017). Celebrity enactments of addiction on Twitter. Convergence: The International Journal of Research into New Media Technologies. DOI: 10.1177/1354856517714168. Retrieved from Link

Dwyer, R. and Fraser, S. (2017). Engendering drug problems: Materialising gender in the DUDIT and other screening and diagnostic 'apparatuses'. International Journal of Drug Policy, 44, pp. 135-144. Retrieved from Link

Giné CV, Vilamala MV, Measham F, Brunt TM, Bücheli A, Paulos C, Valente H, Martins D, Libois B, Tögel-Lins K, Jones G, Karden A, Barratt MJ (2017), ‘The utility of drug checking services as monitoring tools and more: A response to Pirona et al.’, International Journal of Drug Policy, pp. 46-47, 10.1016/j.drugpo.2017.05.018. Retrieved from Link

Gupta, H., Pettigrew, S., Lam, T. and Tait, R.J. (2017). How alcohol marketing engages users with alcohol brand content on Facebook: An Indian and Australian perspective. Critical Public Health. Retrieved from Link

Gunn, J., Cameron, J., Densley, K., Davidson, S., Fletcher, S., Palmer, V.J., Chondros, P., Dowrick, C., Pirkis, J. (2017). Uptake of mental health websites in primary care: Insights from an Australian longitudinal cohort study of depression. Patient Education and Counseling. Published online: 11 July 2017, doi: Retrieved from link.

Hall W (2017), ‘Socioeconomic status and susceptibility to alcohol-related harm’, The Lancet Public Health, pp. 6, 10.1016/S2468-2667(17)30089-0. Retrieved from Link

Hickman M, Grebely J, Bruneau J, Coffin P, Degenhardt L, Hutchinson S, Larney S, Martin N, Treloar C, Vickerman P, ‘New developments and opportunities for preventing hepatitis C virus (HCV) among people who use and inject drugs—announcing an Addiction series’, Addiction, pp. 1126-1127, 10.1111/add.13847. Retrieved from Link

Hopkins, R & Dolan, K. Trends in cancer incidence and survival for Indigenous and

non-Indigenous people in the Northern Territory. Med J Aust Letter, 2017;207(1):46 Retrieved from Link

Horyniak D, Dietze P, Lenton S, Alati R, Bruno R, Matthews A, Breen C, Burns L (2017), ‘Trends in reports of driving following illicit drug consumption among regular drug users in Australia, 2007–2013: Has random roadside drug testing had a deterrent effect?’, Accident Analysis and Prevention, pp. 155, 10.1016/j.aap.2017.05.008. Retrieved from Link

Hughes, C.E. & Moxham-Hall, V.L. (2017). "The Going Out In Sydney app: Evaluating the utility of a smartphone app for monitoring real-world illicit drug use and police encounters amongst festival and club goers." Substance Abuse: Research and Treatment. 11:1-13. Retrieved from link.

Jacka B, Peacock A, Degenhardt L, Bruno R, Clare P, Kemp R, Dev A, Larance B (2017), ‘Trends in PIEDs use among male clients of needle–syringe programs in Queensland, Australia; 2007–2015’, International Journal of Drug Policy, pp. 78, 10.1016/j.drugpo.2017.05.048. Retrieved from Link

Kelty E, Dobbins T, Hulse G (2017). ‘Incidence of cancer and cancer related mortality in opiate dependent patients treated with methadone, buprenorphine or implant naltrexone as compared with non-opiate using controls’, Heroin Addiction and Related Clinical Problems, no. 3, pp. 72. Retrieved from Link

Lamy FR, Daniulaityte R, Nahhas RW, Barratt MJ, Smith AG, Sheth A, Martins SS, Boyer EW, Carlson RG (20170), ‘Increased in synthetic cannabinoids-related harms: Results from a longitudinal web-based content analysis’, International Journal of Drug Policy, pp. 129, 10.1016/j.drugpo.2017.05.007. Retrieved from Link

Lappin, J., Darke, S. & Farrell, M. (In press) Stroke and methamphetamine use in young adults: a review. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry.

Mccoy J, Bruno R, Nielsen S (2017). ‘Attitudes in Australia on the upscheduling of over-the-counter codeine to a prescription-only medication’, Drug and Alcohol Review, 10.1111/dar.12568. Retrieved from Link

McKetin, R., Kothe, A., Baker, A., Lee, N., Ross, J. and Lubman, D. (2017). Predicting abstinence from methamphetamine use after residential rehabilitation: Findings from the Methamphetamine Treatment Evaluation Study (MATES). Drug and Alcohol Review.  Retrieved from Link

Navarro-Mateu F, Alonso J, Lim CCW, Saha S, Aguilar-Gaxiola S, Al-Hamzawi A, Andrade LH, Bromet EJ, Bruffaerts R, Chatterji S, Degenhardt L, de Girolamo G, de Jonge P, Fayyad J, Florescu S, Gureje O, Haro JM, Hu C, Karam EG, Kovess-Masfety V, Lee S, Medina-Mora ME, Ojagbemi A, Pennell BE, Piazza M, Posada-Villa J, Scott KM, Stagnaro JC, Xavier M, Kendler KS, Kessler RC, McGrath JJ, Al-Kaisy MS, Benjet C, Borges G, Bunting B, de Almeida JMC, Cardoso G, Cia AH, Demyttenaere K, He Y, Hinkov H, Huang Y, Karam AN, Kawakami N, Kiejna A, Lepine JP, Levinson D, Moskalewicz J, Piazza M, Slade T, Stein DJ, Have MT, Torres Y, Viana MC, Whiteford H, Williams DR, Wojtyniak B (2017), ‘The association between psychotic experiences and disability: results from the WHO World Mental Health Surveys’, Acta Psychiatrica Scandinavica, pp. 84, 10.1111/acps.12749. Retrieved from Link

O'Keefe D, McCormack A, Cogger S, Aitken C, Burns L, Bruno R, Stafford J, Butler K, Breen C, Dietze P (2017), ‘How does the use of multiple needles/syringes per injecting episode impact on the measurement of individual level needle and syringe program coverage?’, International Journal of Drug Policy, pp. 99-106, 10.1016/j.drugpo.2017.05.055. Retrieved from Link

Parrott AC, Downey LA, Roberts CA, Montgomery C, Bruno R, Fox HC (2017), ‘Recreational 3,4-methylenedioxymethamphetamine or 'ecstasy': Current perspective and future research prospects’, J Psychopharmacol, 10.1177/0269881117711922. Retrieved from Link

Quinn B, Seed C, Keller A, Maher L, Wilson D, Farrell M, Caris S, Williams J, Madden A, Thompson A, Pink J, Hellard ME (2017), ‘Re-examining blood donor deferral criteria relating to injecting drug use’, International Journal of Drug Policy, pp.9-17, 10.1016/j.drugpo.2017.05.058. Retrieved from Link

Roxburgh, A., Darke, S., Salmon, A., Dobbins. T. & Jauncey, M. (In press) Frequency and severity of non-fatal opioid overdoses among clients attending the Sydney Medically Supervised Injecting Centre. Drug and Alcohol Dependence.

Scott JG, Grigg J, Barratt M, Lenton S (2017), ‘Social capital and cannabis supply’, Journal of Sociology, pp.382-397, 10.1177/1440783316688342. Retrieved from Link

Scott, N., Carrotte, E., Higgs, P., Stoove, M.A., Aitken, C. and Dietze, P. (2017). Longitudinal changes in personal wellbeing in a cohort of people who inject drugs. PloS One, 12, (5).  Retrieved from Link

Sharmin S, Kypri K, Khanam M, Wadolowski M, Bruno R, Attia J, Holliday E, Palazzi K, Mattick RP (2017). ‘Effects of parental alcohol rules on risky drinking and related problems in adolescence: Systematic review and meta-analysis’, Drug Alcohol Depend, pp. 243-256, 10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2017.05.011. Retrieved from Link

Skelton E, Tzelepis F, Shakeshaft A, Guillaumier A, Dunlop A, McCrabb S, Palazzi K, Bonevski B. (2017) ‘Smoking cessation care provision in Australian alcohol and other drug treatment services: A cross-sectional survey of staff self-reported practices’,  Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment, pp. 101-106, 10.1016/j.jsat.2017.04.003. Retrieved from Link

Stockwell, T.R., Zhao, J. and Chikritzhs, T.N. (2017). Whether low volume alcohol use is cardio-protective is important for public health policy so the available evidence deserves critical analysis: The authors respond. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 78, (3), pp. 392-393. Retrieved from Link

Tessson, M., Marel, C.Darke, S., Ross, J., Slade, T., Burns, L.,  Lynskey, M.,  Memedovic, S., White, J. & Mills, K.L. (2017) Trajectories of heroin use: 10-11-year findings from the Australian Treatment Outcome Study. Addiction, 112, 1056-1068. Retrieved from Link

Weier M, Hall W. (2017). The use of cannabinoids in treating dementia. Current Neurology and Neuroscience Reports. 17(8):56. doi: 10.1007/s11910-017-0766-6 Retrieved from Link

Wiessing, L Ferri, M. Běláčková, V. Carrieri, P.  Friedman, S. Folch, C. Dolan, K. Galvin, B. and EUBEST working group, Monitoring quality and coverage of harm reduction services for people who use drugs: a consensus study. Harm Reduction Journal, 2017. 14:19 DOI 10.1186/s12954-017-0141-6  Retrieved from Link

Zhao, J., Stockwell, T.R., Roemer, A., Naimi, T.S. and Chikritzhs, T.N. (2017). Alcohol consumption and mortality from coronary heart disease: An updated meta-analysis of cohort studies. Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs, 78, (3), pp. 375-386. Retrieved from Link