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Rachel Sutherland

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Australian drug trends 2018: key findings from the national Ecstasy and Related Drugs Reporting System (EDRS) interviews

The EDRS sample were predominantly young, well-educated males, consistent with the sample profile since monitoring began in 2003. Ecstasy and cannabis were the drugs of choice, whilst cannabis and alcohol were the drugs used most often in the preceding month in 2018.
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Australian drug trends 2018: key findings from national Illicit Drugs Reporting System (IRDS) interviews

This research provides the most up-to-date findings from interviews conducted annually from 2000-2018 with a cross-sectional sentinel group of people who regularly inject drugs recruited from all capital cities of Australia.
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Criminal activity among regular ecstasy users in Australia: prevalence and predictors

This paper aims to examine criminal activity among regular ecstasy users in Australia. More specifically, this paper will: 1. Examine the prevalence of criminal activity among regular ecstasy users in Australia, from 2003- 2011. 2. Examine the extent to which drugs and/or alcohol were involved...
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Driving behaviours among people who inject drugs in South Australia, 2006-2011

Motor vehicle accidents are a major cause of mortality around the world. With this in mind, this paper aims to examine the driving behaviours of people who inject drugs (PWID) in South Australia over a six year period, from 2006-2011. More specifically, this paper will...