Monitoring alcohol and drug abuse trends in South Africa. Proceedings of South African Community Epidiology Network on Drug Use (SACENDU) report back meetings, May 2015; July-December 2014: Phase 37

OUTPUT TYPE: Monograph (Book)
PUBLICATION YEAR: 2015
TITLE AUTHOR(S): S.Dada, N.H.Burnhams, Y.Williams, J.Erasmus, C.Parry, A.Bhana, F.Timol, E.Nel, D.Kitshoff, R.Weimann, D.Fourie
KEYWORDS: ALCOHOL ABUSE, DRUG ABUSE, DRUG USE, RISK BEHAVIOUR
DEPARTMENT: Human and Social Development (HSD)
Print: HSRC Library: shelf number 8939

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Abstract

This report contains detailed data from specialist substance abuse treatment centres in six sites that now comprise the South African Community Epidemiology Network on Drug Use in the Western Cape, KwaZulu-Natal (mostly Durban and Pietermaritzburg), Eastern Cape (Port Elizabeth, East London), Gauteng province, Mpumalanga and Limpopo provinces (now termed the Northern Region), and the so-called Central Region (comprising of the Free State, Northern Cape and North West provinces). Data collection in Limpopo province began in July 2007 from one centre in Polokwane.