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National Advisory Committee on Drugs. Kelly, Alan and Teljeur, Conor and Carvalho, Marlen (2009) Prevalence of opiate use in Ireland 2006: a 3-source capture recapture study. Dublin: Stationery Office.

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This study estimates the prevalence of problem opiate use in Ireland in 2006 using a 3-source capture-recapture method. The three population sources employed to calculate the estimate were the Central (methadone) Treatment List (CTL), the Hospital In-Patient Enquiry Scheme (HIPE) and the Garda list of opiate users.

Item Type
Report
Publication Type
Irish-related, Report
Drug Type
Opioid
Intervention Type
Screening / Assessment
Date
11 December 2009
Call No
REF NACD
Pages
28 p.
Publisher
Stationery Office
Corporate Creators
National Advisory Committee on Drugs
Place of Publication
Dublin
ISBN
978-1-4064-2468-3
Notes
A Report to the National Advisory Committee on Drugs
EndNote
Accession Number
HRB 4803 (Available)

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