Heroin overdose deaths in Australia

Hall, Wayne (1999). Heroin overdose deaths in Australia. In Kate van den Boogert and Nadine Davidoff (Ed.), Heroin crisis : key commentators discuss the issues and debate solutions to heroin abuse in Australia (pp. x-x) Melbourne: Bookman Press.

Author Hall, Wayne
Title of chapter Heroin overdose deaths in Australia
Title of book Heroin crisis : key commentators discuss the issues and debate solutions to heroin abuse in Australia
Place of Publication Melbourne
Publisher Bookman Press
Publication Year 1999
ISBN 1863953213
Editor Kate van den Boogert
Nadine Davidoff
Start page x
End page x
Language eng
Subjects 11 Medical and Health Sciences
1117 Public Health and Health Services
Additional Notes Contents: Foreward / Barry Jones -- Mutiny in heaven / Jason van den Boogert -- The de-moralisation of the drug debate? / Justin Clemens & Christopher Feik -- An international perspective on drug use in Australia / David Penington -- Prevention, demand reduction and treatment: a way forward for Australia / Brian Watters -- Heroin - a law enforcement response / Neil Comrie -- Drug-related crime and the criminal justice system / Nicholas Cowdery -- Why we need courage / Kate Carnell -- Australian drug policy / Margaret Hamilton -- A mother's perspective / Imogen Clark -- What if saying 'no' just doesn't work? / Paul McDonald -- Heroin as self-medication / Peter Norden -- A plea for compassion and creativity / Nathan Stirling -- Smack street, Melbourne / Craig Mercer -- Street drugs / John Fitzgerald -- Twelve theses on heroin / Catherine Mary Dale -- Drugs and youth: a responsibility of the catholic church / George Pell -- Methadone - many myths, but little mystery / Dr Andrew Byrne & Dr Robert Newman The use of naltrexone in Australia / George O'Neil -- Naltrexone: exploding the myths / Professor Greg Whelan & Dr. Alan Gijsbers -- Therapeutic communities / Joe Lamberti -- Heroin and other opioid overdose deaths in Australia / Wayne Hall -- Missing the point: heroin and blood-borne viruses / Nick Crofts -- The lure of risk / Reverend Tim Costello -- What can Switzerland's drug policy teach us? / Andre Seidenberg -- Developing more effective responses to illicit drugs in Australia / Dr Alex Wodak.

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