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  • Published: 18 March 2008

    Trends in treated problem alcohol use in Ireland, 2004 to 2006

    The data presented in this paper describe trends in treated problem alcohol use in Ireland and the analysis is based on data reported to the National Drug Treatment Reporting System (NDTRS). In this paper, treated problem alcohol use is described in relation to person, place and time. This paper will assist policy makers,...

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  • Published: 31 December 2007

    Drugnet Ireland 24

    Drugnet Ireland is the Health Research Board's quarterly drug and alcohol research and policy newsletter.  It provides summaries and analysis of recent publications and policy developments and well as overviews of particular issues relating to the drug and alcohol situation Ireland.ive an electronic

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  • Published: 18 December 2007

    Activities of Irish Psychiatric Units and Hospitals 2006

    This report presents data on all admissions to, and discharges from, psychiatric in-patient facilities in Ireland in 2006.

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  • Published: 06 November 2007

    Social reintegration as a response to drug use in Ireland

    Social exclusion, in the form of homelessness and insecure accommodation, inadequate education and poor employment skills, is closely associated with problematic drug use. As a response, social reintegration has emerged as a key aspect of drug treatment and rehabilitation in order to provide responses to accommodation,...

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  • Published: 10 October 2007

    Drugnet Ireland 23

    Drugnet Ireland is the Health Research Board's quarterly drug and alcohol research and policy newsletter.  It provides summaries and analysis of recent publications and policy developments and well as overviews of particular issues relating to the drug and alcohol situation Ireland.

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  • Published: 12 July 2007

    Drugnet Ireland 22

    Drugnet Ireland is the Health Research Board's quarterly drug and alcohol research and policy newsletter.  It provides summaries and analysis of recent publications and policy developments and well as overviews of particular issues relating to the drug and alcohol situation Ireland.

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  • Published: 28 March 2007

    Drugnet Ireland 21

    Drugnet Ireland is the Health Research Board's quarterly drug and alcohol research and policy newsletter.  It provides summaries and analysis of recent publications and policy developments and well as overviews of particular issues relating to the drug and alcohol situation Ireland.

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  • Published: 20 December 2006

    Drugnet Ireland 20

    Drugnet Ireland is the Health Research Board's quarterly drug and alcohol research and policy newsletter.  It provides summaries and analysis of recent publications and policy developments and well as overviews of particular issues relating to the drug and alcohol situation Ireland.

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  • Published: 19 December 2006

    Irish Psychiatric Units and Hospitals Census 2006

    The psychiatric units and hospitals census was carried out on 31 March 2006. The overall statistics revealed that:

    • Males accounted for more than half (55%) of all residents on census night.
    • Two thirds of patients on census night were single, 18% were married, 7% were widowed and 1% were divorced....

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  • Published: 08 November 2006

    Activities of Irish Psychiatric Units and Hospitals 2005

    This report presents data on all admissions to, and discharges from, psychiatric in-patient facilities in Ireland in 2005.

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  • Published: 16 October 2006

    Drugnet Ireland 19

    Drugnet Ireland is the Health Research Board's quarterly drug and alcohol research and policy newsletter.  It provides summaries and analysis of recent publications and policy developments and well as overviews of particular issues relating to the drug and alcohol situation Ireland.

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  • Published: 15 October 2006

    Blood-borne viral infections among injecting drug users in Ireland, 1995 to 2005

    This publication includes known data on blood-borne viral infections among drug users in Ireland. There is a description of current and potential sources of such data in Ireland. The analysis presented is based on disease notifications reported to the Health Protection Surveillance Centre between 1995 and 2005 and data from...

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  • Published: 04 July 2006

    Drugnet Ireland 18

    Drugnet Ireland is the Health Research Board's quarterly drug and alcohol research and policy newsletter.  It provides summaries and analysis of recent publications and policy developments and well as overviews of particular issues relating to the drug and alcohol situation Ireland.

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  • Published: 30 May 2006

    Drugs and crime in Ireland

    Although the link between drug use, addiction and crime has been established by international and Irish research, identifying the precise causative connection between drugs and crime has been a primary preoccupation of many writers in this area. For the purpose of this Overview, we will review the available research...

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  • Published: 03 April 2006

    Drugnet Ireland 17

    Drugnet Ireland is the Health Research Board's quarterly drug and alcohol research and policy newsletter.  It provides summaries and analysis of recent publications and policy developments and well as overviews of particular issues relating to the drug and alcohol situation Ireland.

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  • Published: 21 December 2005

    Activities of Irish Psychiatric Units and Hospitals 2004

    This report presents data on all admissions to, and discharges from, psychiatric in-patient facilities in Ireland in 2004.

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  • Published: 20 December 2005

    The illicit drug market in Ireland

    The purpose of this Overview is to compile and analyse existing data sources and available research, to identify gaps in knowledge and to inform future research needs in this important area of drug policy. The study concludes the following:

    • The total number of drug seizures reported in the annual reports of the...

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  • Published: 15 December 2005

    Drugnet Ireland 16

    Drugnet Ireland is the Health Research Board's quarterly drug and alcohol research and policy newsletter.  It provides summaries and analysis of recent publications and policy developments and well as overviews of particular issues relating to the drug and alcohol situation Ireland.

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  • Published: 20 September 2005

    Drugnet Ireland 15

    Drugnet Ireland is the Health Research Board's quarterly drug and alcohol research and policy newsletter.  It provides summaries and analysis of recent publications and policy developments and well as overviews of particular issues relating to the drug and alcohol situation Ireland.

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  • Published: 28 August 2005

    Trends in treated problem drug use in Ireland, 1998 to 2002

    The data presented in this paper describe trends in treated problem drug use in Ireland. The total numbers include 33,391 cases who lived and were treated in Ireland between 1998 and 2002. In this paper, treated problem drug use is described in relation to person, place and time. This paper will assist policy makers,...

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