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National Mortality/Risk Reports
 

Australia

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

 
Mortality among injecting drug users in Melbourne: a 16-year follow-up of the Victorian Injecting
Cohort Study (VICS).
Stoové MA, Dietze PM, Aitken CK, Jolley D.
Drug Alcohol Depend. 2008 Aug 1;96(3):281-5.
Abstract

Mortality among injecting drug users in Melbourne: A 16-year follow-up of the Victorian Injecting
Cohort Study (VICS).

Stoové MA, Dietze PM, Aitken CK, Jolley D
Drug Alcohol Depend. 2008 Apr 21
Abstract

Mortality in a cohort of opiate and amphetamine users in Perth, Western Australia.
Bartu A, Freeman NC, Gawthorne GS, et al

Addiction. 2004 Jan;99(1):53-60.

Abstract
 

Canada

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
 
Factors associated with premature mortality among young injection drug users in
Vancouver.
Miller CL, Kerr T, Strathdee SA, et al 
Harm Reduct J. 2007 Jan 4;4(1):1
Abstract

Drastic elevations in mortality among female injection drug users in a Canadian setting.
Spittal PM, Hogg RS, Li K, et al

AIDS Care. 2006 Feb;18(2):101-108.
Abstract
 

     Conference Reports, Abstracts, and Posters
 
  POSTER
Mortality and loss to follow-up among HIV-hepatitis C co-infected individuals in Canada with and without injection drug use history: a competing risks analysis
A. Cescon, K. Chan, J. Raboud, et al
(XIX International AIDS Conference)
Poster     Abstract

France

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 

  A critical review of the causes of death among post-mortem toxicological investigations:
analysis of 34 buprenorphine-associated and 35 methadone-associated deaths.

Pirnay S, Borron SW, Giudicelli CP 
Addiction. 2004 Aug;99(8):978-88.
Abstract

Germany

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

  Death attributed to methadone.
Vormfelde SV, Poser W.
Pharmacopsychiatry 2001  Nov;34(6):217-22
Abstract
India
 
     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
 

Suicidal ideation and attempts among men who inject drugs in Delhi, India: psychological and social risk factors.
Armstrong G, Jorm AF, Samson L, et al

Soc Psychiatry Psychiatr Epidemiol
. 2014 Jun 8
Abstract

Association of depression, anxiety and suicidal ideation with high risk behaviours among men who inject drugs in Delhi, India.
Armstrong G, Jorm AF, Samson L, et al
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2013 Aug 8
Abstract

FULL-TEXT PDF ARTICLE
Quality of life, depression, anxiety and suicidal ideation among men who inject drugs in Delhi,India
Armstrong G, Nuken A, Samson L, et al
BMC Psychiatry. 2013 May 27;13(1):151
Paper

Suicidal ideation and HIV risk behaviors among a cohort of injecting drug users in New Delhi, India.
Sarin E, Singh B, Samson L, Sweat M.
Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy. 2013 Jan 15;8(1):2
Paper

 

Ireland
 
     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 
  Risk of drug-related mortality during periods of transition in methadone maintenance treatment:
A cohort study.
Cousins G, Teljeur C, Motterlini N,  et al
J
 ubst Abuse Treat
. 2011 Jun 20.

Abstract

 

Puerto Rico

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

  A Comparative Study of Mortality Among Puerto Rican Injection Drug Users in East Harlem,
New York,and Bayamon, Puerto Rico.
Colon HM, Deren S, Robles RR, et al

J Urban Health
. 2006 Sep 15;
Abstract

Switzerland

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 

 
Combined effects of law enforcement and substitution treatment on heroin mortality.
Nordt C, Stohler R.
Drug Alcohol Rev
. 2010 Sep;29(5):540-5.
Abstract
 
Thailand
 
     Conference Reports, Abstracts, and Posters
 
  POSTER
Morbidity and mortality of injecting drug users participating in the Bangkok Tenofovir Study, an HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis trial in Thailand
S. Vanichseni , M. Martin, P. Suntharasamai, et al
(XIX International AIDS Conference)
Poster    Abstract

United Kingdom

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries
 

 
Severe illness and death among injecting drug users in Scotland: a case-control study.
Taylor A, Hutchinson S, Lingappa J, et al 
Epidemiol Infect. 2005 Apr;133(2):193-204.
Abstract

Drug-related mortality and fatal overdose risk: pilot cohort study of heroin users recruited
from specialist drug treatment sites in London.

Hickman M, Carnwath Z, Madden P, et al
J Urban Health. 2003 Jun;80(2):274-87.
Abstract

FULL-TEXT ARTICLE
Loss of tolerance and overdose mortality after inpatient opiate detoxification: follow up study
Strang J, McCambridge J, Best D, et al.
BMJ 2003;326:959-960
Paper

United States

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

 
Drug-related deaths and the sales of needles through pharmacies.
Davidson PJ, Martinez A, Lutnick A,  et al
Drug Alcohol Depend
. 2015 Feb 1;147:229-34
Abstract

Mortality risk among recent-onset injection drug users in five US. Cities.
Vlahov D, Wang C, Ompad D , et al
Subst Use Misuse. 2008;43(3):413-28.
Abstract
 

A Comparative Study of Mortality Among Puerto Rican Injection Drug Users in East Harlem,
New York,and Bayamon, Puerto Rico.
Colon HM, Deren S, Robles RR, et al

J Urban Health
. 2006 Sep 15;
Abstract

Mortality risk among new onset injection drug users.
Vlahov D, Wang CL, Galai N,  et al

Addiction.
2004 Aug;99(8):946-54.

Abstract


Suicide/Suicide Ideation
       

     Journal Papers, Abstracts, and Commentaries

 

Associations of substance use patterns with attempted suicide among persons who inject drugs: Can distinct use patterns play a role?
Artenie AA, Bruneau J, Zang G,  et al

Drug Alcohol Depend
. 2015 Feb 1;147:208-14
Abstract

Association of depression, anxiety and suicidal ideation with high risk behaviours among men who inject drugs in Delhi, India.
Armstrong G, Jorm AF, Samson L, et al
J Acquir Immune Defic Syndr. 2013 Aug 8
Abstract

FULL-TEXT PDF ARTICLE
Quality of life, depression, anxiety and suicidal ideation among men who inject drugs in Delhi,India
Armstrong G, Nuken A, Samson L, et al
BMC Psychiatry. 2013 May 27;13(1):151
Paper

Injection methamphetamine use is associated with an increased risk of attempted suicide:
A prospective cohort study.
Marshall BD, Galea S, Wood E, Kerr T.
Drug Alcohol Depend. 2011 Jun 13
Abstract

 


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