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Millar, Sean (2017) Injecting drug use and hepatitis C treatment. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 63, Autumn 2017 , p. 25.

Millar, Sean (2017) Audit of hepatitis C testing and referral, 2015. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 63, Autumn 2017 , p. 32.

Millar, Sean (2017) Evaluation of the pilot stage of the Pharmacy Needle Exchange Programme in Ireland. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 62, Summer 2017 , pp. 31-33.

Crowley, Des and Cullen, Walter and Laird, Eamon and Lambert, John S and Mc Hugh, Tina and Murphy, Carol and Van Hout, Marie Claire (2017) Exploring patient characteristics and barriers to hepatitis C treatment in patients on opioid substitution treatment attending a community based fibro-scanning clinic. Journal of Translational Internal Medicine , 5 , (2) , pp. 112-119.

Guiney, Ciara (2016) Prisoners and infectious diseases. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 59, Autumn 2016 , pp. 12-13.

Marotta, Phillip L and McCullagh, Charlotte A (2016) A cross-national analysis of the effects of methadone maintenance and needle and syringe program implementation on incidence rates of HIV in Europe from 1995 to 2011. The International Journal of Drug Policy , 32 , pp. 3-10.

Des Jarlais, Don C and Kerr, Thomas and Carrieri, Patrizia and Feelemyer, Jonathan and Arasteh, Kamyar (2016) HIV infection among persons who inject drugs: ending old epidemics and addressing new outbreaks. AIDS , 30 , (6) , pp. 815-826.

Cullen, KJ and Hope, VD and Croxford, S and Shute, J and Ncube, F and Parry, JV (2015) Factors associated with recently acquired hepatitis C virus infection in people who inject drugs in England, Wales and Northern Ireland: new findings from an unlinked anonymous monitoring survey. Epidemiology and Infection , 143 , (7) , pp. 1398-407.

Kevitt, F and Hayes, B (2015) Sharps injuries in a teaching hospital: changes over a decade. Occupational Medicine , 65 , (2) , pp. 135-8.

(2015) Cluster of Botulism in intravenous drug users: Norway and Scotland. Epi-Insight , 16 , (3) .

Garavan, Carrie and Long, Jean and Lyons, Suzi (2014) Prevalence of drug use and blood-borne viruses in Irish prisons, 2011. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 50, Summer 2014 , pp. 7-11.

EMCDDA DRID group. Wiessing, Lucas and Ferri, Marica and Grady, Bart and Kantzanou, Maria and Sperle, Ide and Cullen, Katelyn J and Hatzakis, Angelos and Prins, Maria and Vickerman, Peter and Lazarus, Jeffrey V and Hope, Vivian D and Matheï, Catharina (2014) Hepatitis C virus infection epidemiology among people who inject drugs in Europe: a systematic review of data for scaling up treatment and prevention. PLoS ONE , 9 , (7) , e103345.

Shiely, Frances and Hayes, Kevin and Horgan, Mary (2014) Comparison of risk factors for prevalent sexually transmitted infections based on attendees at two genitourinary medicine clinics in Ireland. International Journal of STD & AIDS , 25 , (1) , pp. 29-39.

Murphy, Niamh and Thornton, Lelia (2014) Trends in hepatitis C notifications in Ireland, 2004-2013. EPI-Insight , 15 , (7) .

McElrath, Karen and Harris, Julie (2013) Peer injecting: implications for injecting order and blood-borne viruses among men and women who inject heroin. Journal of Substance Use , 18 , (1) , pp. 31-45.

Long, Jean (2013) HSE publishes hepatitis C strategy. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 44, Winter 2012 , pp. 16-17.

Murphy, Niamh and Thornton, Lelia (2012) Latest HPSC reports on hepatitis B and hepatitis C notifications. Epi-Insight , 13 , (6) .

(2011) Infectious diseases update. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 38, Summer 2011 , pp. 21-22.

Lowry, Damien J and Ryan, John D. and Ullah, Naeem and Barry, Thomas and Crowe, John (2011) Hepatitis C management: the challenge of dropout associated with male sex and injection drug use. European Journal of Gastroenterology & Hepatology , 23 , (1) , pp. 32-40.

Hagan, Holly and Pouget, Enrique R and Des Jarlais, Don C (2011) A systematic review and meta-analysis of interventions to prevent hepatitis C virus infection in people who inject drugs. Journal of Infectious Diseases , 204 , pp. 74-83.

Long, Jean (2011) Update on blood-borne viral infections in injecting drug users. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 37, Spring 2011 , pp. 19-21.

Long, Jean (2011) Barriers to and facilitators of hepatitis C care. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 37, Spring 2011 , p. 22.

Kieran, J and Dillon, A and Farrell, G and Jackson, A and Norris, S and Mulcahy, Fiona and Bergin, C (2011) High uptake of hepatitis C virus treatment in HIV/hepatitis C virus co-infected patients attending an integrated HIV/hepatitis C virus clinic. International Journal of STD & AIDS , 22 , (10) , pp. 571-576.

Long, Jean (2010) Newly diagnosed drug-related viral hepatitis infections in 2008. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 33, Spring 2010 , pp. 19-20.

Health Research Board. Alcohol and Drug Research Unit. (2010) Anthrax outbreak in heroin users in the UK and Germany. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 33, Spring 2010 , p. 26.

Swan, Davina and Long, Jean and Carr, Olivia and Flanagan, Jean and Irish, H and Keating, Shay and Keavney, M and Lambert, J and McCormick, PA and McKiernan, Susan and Moloney, J and Perry, N and Cullen, Walter (2010) Barriers to and facilitators of hepatitis C testing, management, and treatment among current and former injecting drug users: a qualitative exploration. AIDS Patient Care STDS , 24 , (12) , pp. 753-762.

Noonan, Angela and Kavanagh, Paul and Sweeney, Brion (2009) Drug users' failure to modify alcohol consumption in response to hepatitis C. Irish Journal of Psychological Medicine , 26 , (1) , pp. 27-31.

Long, Jean (2008) Health Protection Surveillance Centre annual report 2006. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 25, Spring 2008 , p. 25.

Robinson, Janet (2008) MQI safer injecting guide,. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 26, Summer 2008 , p. 25.

Robinson, Janet and Gibney, Sarah and Keane, Martin and Long, Jean (2008) Profile of needle exchange services in Ireland. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 28, Winter 2008 , pp. 16-17.

Long, Jean (2008) Hepatitis B surveillance: risk factor reporting in 2007. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 27, Autumn 2008 , p. 20.

Long, Jean (2008) First reports of risk factors from hepatitis C surveillance. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 27, Autumn 2008 , p. 21.

Moore, Joan (2007) From Drugnet Europe. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 23, Autumn 2007 , p. 26.

Long, Jean (2007) Hepatitis surveillance in 2005. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 21, spring 2007 , p. 13.

Meara, MO and Barry, Joseph and Mullen, Louise (2007) Epidemiology of hepetitis C infection, ERHA/HSE Eastern region. Irish Medical Journal , 100 , (2) , pp. 365-6.

Connolly, Dominic and McElrath, Karen (2007) Nalbuphine (Nubain): Non-prescribed use, injecting, and risk behaviors for bloodborne viruses. Contemporary Drug Problems , 33 , (2) , pp. 321-340.

Galvin, Brian (2006) 2006 European report on the drugs problem. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 20, Winter 2006 , p. 5.

Dunne, Mary (2006) New Eurobarometer survey on AIDS prevention. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 20, Winter 2006 , pp. 20-21.

Long, Jean (2006) Overview of blood-borne viral infections among injecting drug users in Ireland, 1995 to 2005. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 19, Autumn 2006 , pp. 22-23.

Hopkins, S and Lambourne, J and Farrell, G and McCullagh, L and Hennessy, Mark and Clarke, Susan and Mulcahy, Fiona and Bergin, C (2006) Role of individualization of hepatitis C virus (HCV) therapy duration in HIV/HCV-coinfected individuals. HIV Medicine , 7 , (4) , pp. 248-254.

Lines, Rick and Betteridge, Glen and Stover, Heino and Jurgens, Ralf (2005) Taking action to reduce injecting drug-related harms in prisons: The evidence of effectiveness of prison needle exchange in six countries. International Journal of Prisoner Health , 1 , (1) , 49 -64.

McElrath, Karen (2005) Booting and flushing: needle rituals and risk for bloodborne viruses. Journal of Substance Use , 11 , (3) , 177¨C189.

Pike, Brigid (2004) From Drugnet Europe. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 10, March 2004 , p. 15.

Long, Jean (2004) Hepatitis C becomes a notifiable disease. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 10, March 2004 , p. 9.

Long, Jean (2004) Calls for an extended surveillance system for hepatitis B and hepatitis C. Drugnet Ireland , Issue 10, March 2004 , p. 10.

Clarke, Susan and Delamere, S and McCullough, L and Hopkins, S and Bergin, C and Mulcahy, Fiona (2003) Assessing limiting factors to the acceptance of antiretroviral therapy in a large cohort of injecting drug users. HIV Medicine , 4 , (1) , pp. 33-37.

O'Donnell, Kate and Cronin, Mary and Igoe, Derval (2001) The epidemiology of AIDS in Ireland from 1983 to 1999. EPI-Insight , 2 , (8) , pp. 2-4.

Cronin, Mary (2001) Severe systemic sepsis in injecting drug users (IDUs. EPI-Insight , 2 , (8) , p. 1.

O'Connell, T and Thornton, Lelia and O'Flanagan, D and Staines, A and Connell, J and Dooley, S and McCormack, G (2001) Oral fluid collection by post for viral antibody testing. International Journal of Epidemiology , 30 , pp. 298-301.

Smyth, Bobby P and Barry, Joseph and Keenan, Eamon (2001) Syringe borrowing persists in Dublin despite harm reduction interventions. Addiction , 98 , pp. 717-727.

Lines, Rick (2001) Irish prison guards call for expansion of methadone access. Canadian HIV/AIDS Policy and Law Review , 6 , (1-2) , pp. 71-74.

Kelly, GE and Clarke, SM (2000) Has there been a turning point in the numbers of AIDS and HIV antibody positive cases in Ireland? Irish Journal of Medical Science , 169 , (3) , pp. 183-186.

Clarke, SM and Mulcahy, Fiona (2000) Efavirenz therapy in drug users. HIV Medicine , 1 , (Supplement 1) , pp. 15-17.

Clarke, SM and Mulcahy, Fiona (2000) Antiretroviral therapy for drug users. International Journal of STD & AIDS , 11 , pp. 627-631.

Study Group for the MRC Collaborative Study of HIV Infection in Women. (1999) Survival and progression of HIV disease in women attending GUM/HIV clinics in Britain and Ireland: study group for the MRC Collaborative Study of HIV Infection in Women. Sexually Transmitted Infections , 75 , (4) , pp. 247-252.

Egan, John Fergal and O'Leary, Bronagh and Lewis, Martha J and Mulcahy, Fiona and Sheehy, N and Hasegawa, H and Fitzpatrick, Fidelma and O'Connor, JJ and O'Riordan, Joan and Hall, WW (1999) High rate of Human T Lymphotropic Virus Type IIa infection in HIV 1-infected intravenous drug abusers in Ireland. AIDS Research and Human Retroviruses , 15 , (8) , pp. 699-705.

Cassin, Sean and Geoghegan, Tony and Cox, Gemma (1998) Young injectors: a comparative analysis of risk behaviour. Irish Journal of Medical Science , 167 , (4) , pp. 234-237.

Dorman, Arthur and Keenan, Eamon and Schuttler, C and Merry, John and O'Connor, John J (1997) HIV risk behaviour in Irish intravenous drug users. Irish Journal of Medical Science , 166 , (4) , pp. 235-238.

Nourse, CB and Charles, CA and McKay, M and Keenan, P (1997) Childhood needlestick injuries in the Dublin metropolitan area. Irish Medical Journal , 90 , (2) , pp. 66-69.

Johnson, Z and O'Connor, M and Pomeroy, L and Johnson, H and Barry, Joseph and Scully, M and Fitzpatrick, E (1994) Prevalence of HIV and associated risk behaviour in attendees at a Dublin needle exchange. Addiction , 89 , (5) , pp. 603-607.

News

[Evening Echo] , Burke, Roisin 600 heroin addicts in Cork as the debate over needle bins continues. (19 Dec 2017)

[thejournal.ie] , Russell, Cliodhna Increase in rate of HIV cases in Irish people aged over 50. (27 Sep 2017)

[Irish Times] , Cullen, Paul High levels of hepatitis C uncovered among prisoners and homeless. (22 Aug 2017)

[EM] #WorldHepatitisDay: EMCDDA joins forces with partners to address viral hepatitis elimination targets. (28 Jul 2017)

[Department of Health] Minister of State Catherine Byrne TD launches the National Clinical Effectiveness Guideline on Hepatitis C Screening. (28 Jul 2017)

[thejournal.ie] , Halpin, Hayley Calls for prevention medication to be made available following over 500 HIV diagnoses in 2016. (16 Jun 2017)

[EMCDDA] EMCDDA and ECDC join forces to address the challenge of hepatitis. (13 Jun 2017)

[Independent.ie] , O'Connor, Wayne People dying from ignorance of treatment for hepatitis C. (14 May 2017)

[Irish Examiner] , O'Keeffe, Cormac Warning of obligation to comply with international drug laws on plan for injecting facilities. (08 Mar 2017)

[Irish Examiner] , O'Keeffe, Cormac Needle exchange gets thumbs up from users. (05 Mar 2017)

[thecity.ie] , Carroll, Louise A helping hand or a cleanup act? (16 Feb 2017)

[thejournal.ie] , Ni Aodha, Grainne 'When there is somewhere safe for people to go and inject they will use it - I will use it'. (22 Nov 2016)

[UNAIDS] Ending AIDS by 2030 requires investment in harm reduction for people who inject drugs. (10 Oct 2016)

[thejournal.ie] , Fitzgerald, Cormac Public bins for getting rid of drugs are being rolled out up North, but could they be introduced here? (28 Jul 2016)

[thejournal.ie] , Murphy, Darragh Peter The 'War On Drugs' is driving a global epidemic of HIV, TB and hepatitis. (15 Jul 2016)

[Irish Times] , McGuire, Peter Chemsex: how Ireland can get ahead of the curve. (28 Jun 2016)

[Irish Examiner] , Ring, Evelyn Call to track the spread of diseases in prison. (24 Jun 2016)

[TalkingDrugs] , Gomes, André Dublin implements public sharps bins to tackle drug-related litter. (02 Mar 2016)

[thejournal.ie] , Brophy, Daragh Spotted these odd-looking bins in Dublin and wondered what they’re for? (13 Feb 2016)

[Irish Examiner] , O'Cionnaith, Fiachra Ó Ríordáin and Varadkar push for supervised drug centres. (02 Dec 2015)

[Belfastlive] , Grant, Rob One in six Northern Irish drug users "share needles", survey claims. (22 Jul 2015)

[drugs.ie] Safe disposal of drug related litter in County Westmeath. (20 Jul 2015)

[drugs.ie] Bar Council presents draft legislation for introduction of medically supervised injection units. (21 May 2015)

[Irish Examiner] , O'Keeffe, Cormac Needle exchange for 13,700 drug users. (14 May 2015)

[Independent.ie] , Healy, Paul and Fegan, Joyce 'I have to lock our church doors every day to stop drug addicts shooting up' - priest. (20 Feb 2015)

[Herald.ie] , Fegan, Joyce Radical legislation to allow for supervised injecting centres for heroin users. (16 Feb 2015)

[Independent.ie] , Fegan, Joyce Unsafe streets: 32 used drug needles lifted from city streets every day. (16 Feb 2015)

[RTE News] Call to set up injection facility in Dublin city centre. (16 Dec 2014)

[EMCDDA] Gaps in HIV prevention expose Europe to risk of outbreaks. (01 Dec 2014)

[Irish Examiner] , English, Eoin Taskforce meets over boy jabbed with needle. (06 Jun 2014)

[RTE News] Dublin Mayor wants mobile injection facility for addicts. (23 Oct 2013)

[UNODC] UNODC Executive Director calls for prevention, fair access to treatment on World Hepatitis Day. (28 Jul 2013)

[North Inner City Drugs Task Force] NICDTF issue anthrax alert. (11 Mar 2013)

Health Protection Agency, National Treatment Agency. [Health Protection Agency] Anthrax: information for drug users and drug workers. (31 Jul 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] Surge expected in liver cirrhosis cases. (19 Apr 2012)

[Irish Medical Times] , Stewert, Stephen and O'Neill, Mary-Teresa Hepatitis C: current management and emerging therapies. (22 Sep 2011)

Reference Group to the United Nations on HIV and Injecting Drug Use. [International Drug Policy Consortium] Reference Group calls on UN Member States to scale-up evidence-based interventions to address HIV among people who use drugs. (06 Jun 2011)

[United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime] UN report focuses on spread of HIV through drug injection. (25 Sep 2008)

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Department of Health. (2017) Hepatitis C screening. National clinical guideline no. 15. Summary. Dublin: Department of Health.

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Health Protection Surveillance Centre. (2016) Epidemiology of Hepatitis C in Ireland, 2015. Dublin: Health Protection Surveillance Centre.

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MacNamara, Catherine and Varley, Lorraine and Mannix McNamara, Patricia (2016) Improving prison conditions by strengthening the monitoring of HIV, HCV, TB and harm reduction. Mapping report Ireland. Dublin: Irish Penal Reform Trust.

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European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction. [EMCDDA] (2016) Hepatitis C among drug users in Europe: epidemiology, treatment and prevention. Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union. 104 p. EMCDDA Insights 23

UNAIDS. (2016) Do no harm. Health, human rights and people who use drugs. Geneva: UNAIDS. 144 p.

[Drug and Alcohol Findings] (2016) Reducing HIV risk among offenders. Drug and Alcohol Findings Bulletin (11 April 2016)

[Drug and Alcohol Findings] (2016) Who should come first in the queue for hepatitis C treatment? Drug and Alcohol Findings Bulletin (22 March 2016)

Platt, Lucy and Reed, Jennifer and Minozzi, Silvia and Vickerman, Peter and Hagan, Holly and French, Clare and Jordon, Ashley and Degenhardt, Louisa and Hope, Vivian and Hutchinson, Sharon and Maher, Lisa and Palmateer, Norah E and Taylor, Avril and Hickman, Matthew [The Cochrane Library] . (2016) Effectiveness of needle/syringe programmes and opiate substitution therapy in preventing HCV transmission among people who inject drugs. London: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (1) DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD012021

Dolan, Kate and Wirtz, Andrea L and Moazen, Babak and Ndeff o-mbah, Martial and Galvani, Alison and Kinner, Stuart A and Courtney, Ryan and McKee, Martin and Amon, Joseph J and Maher, Lisa and Hellard, Margaret and Beyrer, Chris and Altice, Frederick . (2016) Global burden of HIV, viral hepatitis, and tuberculosis in prisoners and detainees. Elsevier. The Lancet, 388 (10049)

Public Health England. (2015) Improving access to, and completion of, hepatitis C treatment. London: Public Health England. 6 p. Turning evidence into practice series

Stone, Katie, ed. [Harm Reduction International] (2015) Global state of harm reduction 2014. London: Harm Reduction International. 130 p.

Public Health England. (2015) Raising awareness of needlestick injuries in healthcare settings. London: Public Health England. 38 p.

Palmateer, Norah E and Taylor, Avril and Goldberg, David J and Munro, Alison and Aitken, Celia and Shepherd, Samantha J and McAllister, Georgina and Gunson, Rory and Hutchinson, Sharon J [PLOS One] . (2014) Rapid decline in HCV incidence among people who inject drugs associated with national scale-up in coverage of a combination of harm reduction interventions. Public Library of Science. PLoS ONE, 9 (8)

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence. [NICE] (2014) Needle and syringe programmes. London: National Institute for Health and Care Excellence. 59 p. NICE public health guidance 52

Woods, Sara [IDPC] . (2014) Drug consumption rooms in Europe: Organisational overview. International Drug Policy Consortium. 46 p.

Public Health England. (2014) People who inject drugs: infection risks, guidance and data. London: Public Health England.

Health and Safety Authority. [HSA] (2014) Guide to the European Union (Prevention of Sharps Injuries in the Healthcare Sector) Regulations 2014. Dublin: Health and Safety Authority. 16 p.

Health Protection Surveillance Centre, Health Service Executive. [HSE Website] (2013) Infection with Bacillus anthracis - Injecting drug users potential presentations and case definitions. Dublin: Health Protection Surveillance Centre. 6 p.

Substance Misuse Skills Consortium. [Skills Consortium] (2013) Briefing paper 2: Gay men - risky sex and drug use. London: Substance Misuse Skills Consortium. 4 p.

Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs. [Home Office UK] (2013) ACMD further advice on foil (2013). London: Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs. 2 p.

McGowan, Catherine and Harris, Magdalena and Rhodes, Tim [PLOS One] . (2013) Hepatitis C avoidance in injection drug users: A typology of possible protective practices. Public Library of Science. PLoS ONE, 8 (10) e77038. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0077038

Local Government Association, Public Health England. (2013) Hepatitis: Frequently asked questions. London: Local Government Association. 8 p.

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence. [EMCDDA] (2012) Quality standard for drug use disorders. London: National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence. 48 p.

Scientific Advisory Committee of the Health Protection Surveillance Centre. [Health Protection Surveillance Centre] (2012) Guidelines for the emergency management of injuries (including needlestick and sharps injuries, sexual exposure and human bites) where there is a risk of transmission of bloodborne viruses and other infectious diseases. Dublin: Health Protection Surveillance Centre and Health Service Executive. 108 p.

Schatz, Eberhard and Nougier, Marie [IDPC] . (2012) Drug consumption rooms: evidence and practice. London: International Drug Policy Consortium. 23 p.

World Health Organization. [WHO] (2012) Guidance on prevention of viral hepatitis B and C among people who inject drugs. Geneva: World Health Organization. 4 p. WHO/HIV/2012.18

Drug Policy Modelling Program. (2012) Supervised injecting facilities – annotated bibliography. Sydney: University of New South Wales. 23 p.

European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control, European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction. [EMCDDA] (2011) Prevention and control of infectious diseases among people who inject drugs. Stockholm: European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. 55 p.

World Health Organization Regional Office for Europe. [WHO] (2011) Management of hepatitis B and HIV coinfection. Clinical protocol for the WHO European Region (2011 revision). Geneva: World Health Organization. 31 p. Protocol 7

European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control, European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction. [EMCDDA] (2011) ECDC and EMCDDA guidance. Prevention and control of infectious diseases among people who inject drugs. Stockholm: ECDC. 55 p.

European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction. [EMCDDA] (2010) EMCDDA manuals no 6. Guidelines for testing HIV, viral hepatitis and other infections in injecting drug users. A manual for provider-initiated voluntary medical examination, testing and counselling. Luxembourg: The Publications Office of the European Union. 75 p.

Training Criminal Justice Professionals in Harm Reduction Services for Vulnerable Groups. Wiegand, Caren and Weilandt, Caren and MacDonald, Morag and Popov, Ivan and Purvlice, Baiba and Pavlovska, Linda and Parausanu, Emanual and Dobrota, Sorin [EMCDDA] . (2010) Prison staff and harm reduction: a training manual. Bonn: Training Criminal Justice Professionals in Harm Reduction Services for Vulnerable Groups. 261 p.

Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs. [Home Office UK] (2010) Consideration of the use of foil, as an intervention, to reduce the harms of injecting heroin. London: Home Office. 23 p.

Ford, Chris and Halliday, Kate and Foster, Graham and Gore, Charles and Jack, Kate and Rowan, Nicola and Sander-Hess, Carola and Saville, Sebastian and Thomson, Brian and Willott, Stephen and Wright, Nat and Young, David [Royal College of General Practitioners, UK] . (2007) Guidance for the prevention, testing, treatment and management of hepatitis C in primary care. London: Royal College of General Practioners. 52 p.

National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence. [NICE] (2007) One to one interventions to reduce the transmission of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) including HIV, and to reduce the rate of under 18 conceptions, especially among vulnerable and at risk groups. London: National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence. 58 p. Public health intervention guidance 3

Coffey, Emer and Young, David [Royal College of General Practitioners, UK] . (2004) Guidance for hepatitis A and B vaccination of drug users in primary care and criteria for audit. London: Royal College of General Practioners. 8 p.

World Health Organization, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, UNAIDS. [WHO] (2004) WHO/UNODC/UNAIDS position paper. Substitution maintenance therapy in the management of opioid dependence and HIV/AIDS prevention. Geneva: World Health Organization. 36 p.

Bartholomew, Norma G and Simpson, D Dwayne [Institute of Behavioral Research, TCU] . (2002) Approaches to HIV/AIDS education in drug treatment. An easy-to-follow manual designed to assist counselors in leading educational groups on HIV/AIDS. Texas: Texas Christian University. Institute of Behavioral Research. 202 p.

European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction. Drug-related infectious diseases in Europe: update from the EMCDDA expert network. Luxembourg: Publications Office of the European Union.

Dail Debates

[Oireachtas] Dail Eireann debate. Written answer 583 - Proposed legislation [Supervising injecting] [6182/16]. (06 Apr 2016)

[Oireachtas] Joint Committee on Health and Children. Drug addiction and recovery models: discussion. (26 Mar 2015)

[Oireachtas] Joint Committee on Health and Children debate. HIV-AIDS Strategy: discussion. (05 Dec 2013)

[Oireachtas] National drugs strategy [Safe injecting] [49759/12]. (13 Nov 2012)

Book

HIV Ireland. (2015) Living with HIV in Ireland - a self-help guide. Dublin: HIV Ireland .

Dublin AIDS Alliance. (2011) Living with HIV in Ireland - a self-help guide. Dublin: Dublin AIDS Alliance .

Ana Liffey Drug Project. (2008) Banging up coke? Use clean works. A booklet on how to avoid indirect or accidental sharing. Dublin: Ana Liffey Drug Project .

Strang, John and Gossop, Michael, eds. (2005) Heroin addiction and the British system, Volume I: origins and evolution. London: Routledge .

Stockwell, Tim and Gruenewald, Paul and Toumbouru, John W and Loxely, Wendy, eds. (2005) Preventing harmful substance use: the evidence base for policy and practice. Chichester: John Wiley .

Pates, Richard and McBride, Andrew and Arnold, Karin, eds. (2005) Injecting illicit drugs. Oxford: Blackwell .

Ezzati, Majid and Lopez, Alan D and Rodgers, Anthony and Murray, Christopher JL, eds. (2004) Comparative quantification of health risks. Global and regional burden of disease attributable to selected major risk factors. Volume 1. Geneva: World Health Organization .

Kretzschmar, Mirjam and Wiessing, Lucas and Jager, Johannes and Limburg, Wien and Postma, Maarten, eds. (2004) Hepatitis C and injecting drug use: impact, costs and policy options. EMCDDA Scientific Monograph Series; No. 7 Luxembourg: Office for Official Publications of the European Communities .

Duke, Karen (2003) Drugs, prisons and policy-making. Basingstoke: Palgrave Macmillan .

Beinart, Sarah and Anderson, Barry and Lee, Stephanie and Utting, David (2002) Youth at risk? A national survey of risk factors, protective factors and problem behaviour among young people in England, Scotland and Wales. London: Communities that Care .

Stover, Heino, ed. (2001) Overview study. An assistance to drug users in European prisons. Lisbon: EMCDDA .

Crofts, Nick and Dore, Greg and Locarnini, Stephen, eds. (2001) Hepatitis C : an Australian perspective. East Hawthorn: IP Communications .

European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction. Fountain, Jane and Rhodes, Tim and Barnard, Marina and Hariga, Fabienne and Avilés, Nuria Romo and Vicente, Julian and Weber, Urban (2001) Injecting drug use, risk behaviour and qualitative research in the time of AIDS. EMCDDA Insights Series no. 4 Luxembourg: Office for Official Publications of the European Communities .

Derricott, Jon and Preston, Andrew and Hunt, Neil (1998) The safer injecting briefing: an easy to use comprehensive reference guide to promoting safer injecting. Liverpool: HIT .

Fernandez, Humberto (1998) Heroin. Center City MN: Hazelden .

O'Hare, PA and Newcombe, R and Matthews, A and Buning, EC and Drucker, E, eds. (1992) The reduction of drug-related harm. London: Routledge .

Book Section

Lawless, Marie and Cox, Gemma (2003) Maintaining or enabling? An evaluation of a methadone prescribing service in Dublin City. In: Pieces of the jigsaw: six reports addressing homelessness and drug use in Ireland. Dublin: Merchants Quay Ireland , 79 - 140.

Dillon, Lucy and O'Brien, Mary (2001) Drug-related infectious diseases. In: A collection of papers on drugs issues in Ireland. Dublin: Health Research Board , 48 - 79.

Conference or Workshop Item

European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction, European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control. (2014) EMCDDA and ECDC sub-regional exchange of knowledge and best practice in monitoring and preventing drug-related infections. In: Meeting reports, November 2013, Bucharest and Talinn.

Bingham, Tim (2012) Supervised injecting facilities ‘The case’. In: Drug Policy Reform in Ireland, 26 September 2012, University College Cork.

Wiessing, Lucas (2000) Estimating coverage of harm-reduction measures for injection drug users in Europe. In: Global Research Network on HIV Prevention in Drug-Using Populations, 5-7 July 2000, Durban, South Africa.

Video

Parkin, Stephen (2013) A ‘harm reduction’ response to drug related litter in community settings.

Teaching Resource

Fry, C and Rumbold, G and Lintzeris, N (1998) Blood borne virus transmission risk. Outcomes measurement tool: drug use behaviour – safer use.

Simpson, D Dwayne (1997) The Texas Christian University HIV/AIDS Risk Assessment. Outcomes measurement tool: drug use behaviour – safer use.

Center for Research on Drugs and Health Behaviour. (1982) Injecting Risk Questionnaire (IRQ). Outcomes measurement tool: drug use behaviour – safer use.

Other

International Network of People who Use Drugs. (2012) Anthrax warning! Information for heroin users. INPUD, New South Wales.

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