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[Irish Medical Times] , Doyle, Peter Minister has fears over ‘high heroin-related deaths’. (22 Jun 2018)

URL: https://www.imt.ie/news/minister-fears-high-heroin...

“One public health measure to specifically address heroin-­related deaths is the establishment of a pilot supervised injecting facility in Dublin city centre in 2018” A new European-wide drug report highlights the need for a supervised injecting facility in Ireland, according to Junior Health Minister Catherine Byrne......

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Item Type:News
Source:Irish Medical Times
Date:22 June 2018
Subjects:B Substances > Opioids (opiates) > Heroin
MP-MR Policy, planning, economics, work and social services > Policy > Policy on substance use > Harm reduction policy
P Demography, epidemiology, and history > Population dynamics > Substance related mortality / death
VA Geographic area > Europe > Ireland

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