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Title: Scotland’s drug death crisis needs a radical harm reduction response – now
Authors: McAuley, Andrw
Robertson, James Roy
Parkes, Tessa
Issue Date: 17-Aug-2017
Publisher: The Conversation Trust
Citation: McAuley A, Robertson JR & Parkes T (2017) Scotland’s drug death crisis needs a radical harm reduction response – now, The Conversation, 17.8.2017.
Abstract: First paragraph: The newly published figures of annual drug-related deaths (DRD) in Scotland are appalling. The National Records of Scotland figure of 867 represents the highest annual total recorded – a 23% increase on the previous year, and a 100% increase since 421 Scottish DRDs were reported in 2006.
Type: Newspaper/Magazine Article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1893/25836
URL: https://theconversation.com/scotlands-drug-death-crisis-needs-a-radical-harm-reduction-response-now-82650
Rights: The Conversation uses a Creative Commons Attribution NoDerivatives licence. You can republish their articles for free, online or in print. Licence information is available at: http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nd/4.0/
Affiliation: Glasgow Caledonian University
University of Edinburgh
Faculty of Social Sciences

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