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Forsyth SJ, Carroll M, Lennox N, Kinner SA (2017)

Incidence and risk factors for mortality after release from prison in Australia: a prospective cohort study.

Addiction; Accepted articles(

Penington Institute (2017)

Australia's annual overdose report 2017.

Melbourne: Penington Institute


Larney S, Zador D, Sindicich N, Dolan K (2016)

A qualitative study of reasons for seeking and ceasing opioid substitution treatment in prisons in New South Wales, Australia.

Drug and Alcohol Review; Early View( 1-6


Kinner SA, Degenhardt L, Coffey C, Hearps S, Spittal M, Sawyer SM, Patton GC (2015)

Substance use and risk of death in young offenders: a prospective data linkage study.

Drug and Alcohol Review; 34(1): 46–50


Abraham R (2014)

Smile wide with pride – outcomes of an oral health promotion project among Aboriginal opiate treatment program clients.

Australian Indigenous HealthBulletin; 14(3, July 2014 – September 2014)

Retrieved 14 July 2014 from

Degenhardt L, Larney S, Gisev N, Trevena J, Burns L, Kimber J, Shanahan M, Butler T, Mattick RP, Weatherburn D (2014)

Imprisonment of opioid-dependent people in New South Wales, Australia, 2000–2012: a retrospective linkage study.

Australian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health; 38(2): 165–170

Treloar C, Rance J (2014)

How to build trustworthy hepatitis C services in an opioid treatment clinic? A qualitative study of clients and health workers in a co-located setting.

International Journal of Drug Policy; 25(5): 865–870


Indig D, Wodak AD, Richmond RL, Butler TG, Archer VA, Wihelm KA (2013)

Heroin use impairs smoking cessation among Australian prisoners.

BMC Public Health; 13: 1200

Retrieved 19 December 2013 from


Heffernan E, Anderson K, Dev A (2012)

Inside Out: the mental health of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people in custody report.

Brisbane: Queensland Health

Last updated: 15 January 2018
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