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We piloted PARTNER UP, a telemedicine-based program to provide people who inject drugs (PWID) with medication for opioid use disorder (MOUD) with buprenorphine/naloxone (bup/nx) and oral pre-exposu

Original research | 2024
About PWUD, Wrap-around services, Digital health

To explore the aging experience with opioid use disorder (OUD) and barriers to medical care for older adults who receive care in opioid treatment programs (OTPs).

Original research | 2024
Substitution/OAT, About PWUD, Barriers and enablers

This paper explored the perspectives of family members/family of choice of people who use substances (PWUS) and community-based organization staff on what was helpful, or not, about drug treat

Original research | 2024
Barriers and enablers
Commentary | 2024
Hallucinogens/psychedelics, Mental health

We investigate the experiences of marginalized people who use drugs (PWUDs) with the police in a context where drug possession had been depenalized in and around drug consumption rooms (DCRs).

Original research | 2024
About PWUD, Decriminalization/legalization, Legal system/law enforcement

We examined the acceptability, delivery model preference, and anticipated effectiveness of different regulated opioid models among people in the Seattle area who inject opioids.

Original research | 2024
Safer supply, About PWUD

Although elevated rates of substance-related harms have been observed nationally, it remains unknown if the pandemic state of emergency led to disproportionate increases in opioid toxicities among

Original research | 2024
Overdose, Mortality, About PWUD, Outcomes

In this review article, we develop the case for the decriminalisation of drug possession in the UK by describing our ‘modest proposal’ to repeal the relevant sections of the Misuse of Drugs Act 197

Commentary | 2024
Decriminalization/legalization, Policy/Regulatory

This study examined systems-level barriers and facilitators to integrating families in adolescents and young adults (AYA) opioid use disorder (OUD) treatment in Rhode Island.

Original research | 2024
About PWUD, Parents/caregivers, Youth, Barriers and enablers

We aimed to address the gap in literature pertaining to MDMA-related harm reduction behaviour and harm experiences within the country.

Original research | 2024
Stimulants, About PWUD, Harm reduction
Commentary | 2024
Youth, About PWUD, Barriers and enablers

This pilot study explored the impact of peer navigation integrated into an alcohol and other drug (AOD) telephone helpline.

Original research | 2024
Peer/PWLLE program involvement

Recent evidence suggests that the short-term transition of the opioid crisis from prescription opioids to heroin can be attributed to the reformulation of OxyContin, which substantially reduced acc

Original research | 2021
Overdose, Illegal drugs, Outcomes
Archived webinar | 2024
Indigenous, Harm reduction

Despite benefits, discontinuation is common, with half of patients discontinuing in the first year of treatment.

Original research | 2024
Substitution/OAT, About PWUD, Transitions in care/treatment

Post-overdose outreach programs engage overdose survivors and their families soon after an overdose event.

Original research | 2024
Overdose, Workplace, Mental health
Report | 2024
Policy/Regulatory, Safer supply, Barriers and enablers, Hesitancy of prescribers

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