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Research data: DRUG USE
2020 'It's like making your own alcohol at home': factors influencing adolescent use of over-the counter cough syrup
Adolescents are increasingly experimenting with new 'craze drugs', including over-the-counter cough medicine (OTCCM). However, there is limi...
2019 Risk factors for prescription drug diversion among people living with HIV: a systematic scoping review
In addition to numerous infections and frequent pain constantly affecting people living with HIV (PLWH), various risk factors might contribu...
Illicit drug use is a growing public health problem. The aim of the study was to assess the prevalence of drug use and the sociodemographic ...Download this report