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Drug Abuse

In these pages are collected the stories from Bandolier relating to drug abuse. In due course these will be supplemented by additional material, as resources become available through sponsorship or other means.

Substance abuse reviews

Stopping smoking update 2008 Alcohol addiction update 2008 Cocaine addiction update 2008 Opioid addiction update 2008 Cannabis addiction update 2008 Relapse after cessation Most addictive?

Drug abuse stories from Bandolier

Acupuncture for cocaine addiction Benzodiazepines and car crashes Body piercing - prevalence and risks Cannabis and flying Cannabis and mental illness Cannabis and other drug use Cannabis for spasticity and multiple sclerosis and PDF Does smoking marijuana cause lung cancer? Drugs and driving Drug Screening in the USA - 1994 Evidence-based prevention Hepatitis C transmission in injecting drug users Methadone maintenance interventions Reducing unnecessary benzodiazepine use Review of cocaine abuse Social cost of drug misuse World drug report


Smoking Acupuncture to stop smoking Nicotine replacement Nicotine replacement update Nicotine Replacement Therapy OTC Smoking and impotence What determines whether smokers cut down or quit? Zyban for smoking cessation


Alcohol dependence treatments Brief interventions for alcohol problems Campaigns about alcohol and driving Clinical scoring for alcohol abuse Identifying heavy drinkers