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Scottish Executive. Information and Statistics Division. (2004) Drug misuse statistics Scotland 2003. Edinburgh: ISD.

URL: http://www.gov.scot/Publications/2003/12/18662/306...

Section 1: Draws together data from national data sources and presents information and comment on various topics relating to drug misuse
• Illicit drug use in Scotland
• Drug Injecting, sharing of injecting equipment and infectious diseases
• Variations in patterns of drug misuse by gender and age group
• The early years - pregnancy, education, and children's experience of drug misuse
• Geographic variations in drug-related problems
• Drug use and the levels of demand placed upon health care, treatment and justice system
• Drug misuse and mental health problems

Section 2 Drug information from national data sources
• General acute hospital inpatient statistics
• Psychiatric inpatient statistics
• Information from general practice
• Drug misuse in pregnancy
• Blood-borne viruses
• Drug-related deaths in Scotland
• Scottish Drug Misuse Database
• Prescription statistics
• Criminal justice interventions
• Drug education in schools
• Scottish Schools Adolescent Lifestyle & Substance Use Survey
• Drugs-related offences & proceedings
• Seizures of controlled drugs
• Drug misuse & treatment in scottish prisons


Date:2004
Pages:iv, 17
Publisher:ISD
Corporate Creators:Scottish Executive. Information and Statistics Division
Place of Publication:Edinburgh
Keywords:AODR crime, prevalence, Scotland, treatment research
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Accession Number:HRB (Electronic Only)
Subjects:MM-MO Crime and law > Substance related offence > Drug offence > Illegal drug possession (seizures)
HJ Treatment method > Substance disorder treatment method
P Demography, epidemiology, and history > Population dynamics > Substance related mortality / death
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Health services, substance use research
VA Geographic area > Europe > United Kingdom > Scotland
MM-MO Crime and law > Crime > Substance related crime > Crime associated with substance production and distribution
MM-MO Crime and law > Justice system > Correctional system and facility > Prison
J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Treatment and maintenance > Treatment factors

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