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Title: Scotland’s drug death crisis needs a radical harm reduction response – now
Author(s): McAuley, Andrew
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, 17.08.2017.
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
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Affiliation: Glasgow Caledonian University
University of Edinburgh
Faculty of Social Sciences

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