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Fraser, Fiona [Scottish Government] . (2014) New psychoactive substances – evidence review. Edinburgh: Scottish Government Social Research. 27 p.

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This paper summarises key information on New Psychoactive Substances (NPS) and evidence gaps. Data on Scotland is presented in the context of UK and international evidence.

Table of contents
1 Introduction p.1
2 Main types of NPS available p.1
3 Prevalence of use p.3
4 Supply p.7
5 Impacts p.8
6 Responses p.10
7 Evidence gaps p.15

Item Type:Evidence resource
Publication Type:Report
Drug Type:New psychoactive substance
Intervention Type:AOD disorder
Source:Scottish Government
Pages:27 p.
Publisher:Scottish Government Social Research
Place of Publication:Edinburgh
Accession Number:HRB (Electronic Only)
Subjects:B Substances > New (novel) psychoactive substances
VA Geographic area > Europe > United Kingdom > Scotland

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