Rebecca McKetin

Summary

Affiliation: Australian National University
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Breakingtheice: a protocol for a randomised controlled trial of an internet-based intervention addressing amphetamine-type stimulant use
    Robert J Tait
    Centre for Mental Health Research, Australian National University, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 12:67. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Dose-related psychotic symptoms in chronic methamphetamine users: evidence from a prospective longitudinal study
    Rebecca McKetin
    Centre for Research on Ageing, Health and Well Being, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    JAMA Psychiatry 70:319-24. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Treatment outcomes for methamphetamine users receiving outpatient counselling from the Stimulant Treatment Program in Australia
    Rebecca McKetin
    Centre for Research on Ageing, Health and Wellbeing, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 32:80-7. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Evaluating the impact of community-based treatment options on methamphetamine use: findings from the Methamphetamine Treatment Evaluation Study (MATES)
    Rebecca McKetin
    Centre for Research on Ageing, Health and Wellbeing, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    Addiction 107:1998-2008. 2012
  5. pmc A prospective study of methamphetamine use as a predictor of high school non-attendance in Cape Town, South Africa
    Andreas Pluddemann
    Alcohol and Drug Abuse Research Unit, Medical Research Council, PO Box 19070, Tygerberg 7505, South Africa
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 5:25. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Major depression among methamphetamine users entering drug treatment programs
    Rebecca McKetin
    Centre for Mental Health Research, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, Australia
    Med J Aust 195:S51-5. 2011
  7. doi request reprint A systematic review of methamphetamine precursor regulations
    Rebecca McKetin
    Centre for Mental Health Research, ANU College of Medicine, Biology, and Environment, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    Addiction 106:1911-24. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Hostility among methamphetamine users experiencing psychotic symptoms
    Rebecca McKetin
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Am J Addict 17:235-40. 2008
  9. doi request reprint The risk of psychotic symptoms associated with recreational methamphetamine use
    Rebecca McKetin
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 29:358-63. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Impaired physical health among methamphetamine users in comparison with the general population: the role of methamphetamine dependence and opioid use
    Rebecca McKetin
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney 2052 NSW, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 27:482-9. 2008

Detail Information

Publications25

  1. pmc Breakingtheice: a protocol for a randomised controlled trial of an internet-based intervention addressing amphetamine-type stimulant use
    Robert J Tait
    Centre for Mental Health Research, Australian National University, Australian Capital Territory, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 12:67. 2012
    ..Internet interventions have proven to be effective for some substance use problems but none has specifically targeted users of amphetamine-type stimulants...
  2. doi request reprint Dose-related psychotic symptoms in chronic methamphetamine users: evidence from a prospective longitudinal study
    Rebecca McKetin
    Centre for Research on Ageing, Health and Well Being, Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    JAMA Psychiatry 70:319-24. 2013
    ..Methamphetamine is associated with psychotic phenomena, but it is not clear to what extent this relationship is due to premorbid psychosis among people who use the drug...
  3. doi request reprint Treatment outcomes for methamphetamine users receiving outpatient counselling from the Stimulant Treatment Program in Australia
    Rebecca McKetin
    Centre for Research on Ageing, Health and Wellbeing, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 32:80-7. 2013
    ..The purpose of this study was to document treatment outcomes for methamphetamine users receiving outpatient counselling from the Stimulant Treatment Program (STP) in Australia...
  4. doi request reprint Evaluating the impact of community-based treatment options on methamphetamine use: findings from the Methamphetamine Treatment Evaluation Study (MATES)
    Rebecca McKetin
    Centre for Research on Ageing, Health and Wellbeing, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    Addiction 107:1998-2008. 2012
    ..To evaluate the impact of community-based drug treatment on methamphetamine use using inverse probability of treatment-weighted (IPTW) estimators to derive treatment effects...
  5. pmc A prospective study of methamphetamine use as a predictor of high school non-attendance in Cape Town, South Africa
    Andreas Pluddemann
    Alcohol and Drug Abuse Research Unit, Medical Research Council, PO Box 19070, Tygerberg 7505, South Africa
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 5:25. 2010
    ..This prospective study investigated the association between life-long methamphetamine and other drug use and high school non-attendance, in a sample of high school students in Cape Town, South Africa...
  6. ncbi request reprint Major depression among methamphetamine users entering drug treatment programs
    Rebecca McKetin
    Centre for Mental Health Research, Australian National University, Canberra, ACT, Australia
    Med J Aust 195:S51-5. 2011
    ..To determine the prevalence of major depression among people entering treatment for methamphetamine use...
  7. doi request reprint A systematic review of methamphetamine precursor regulations
    Rebecca McKetin
    Centre for Mental Health Research, ANU College of Medicine, Biology, and Environment, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australia
    Addiction 106:1911-24. 2011
    ..To assess the effectiveness of methamphetamine precursor regulations in reducing illicit methamphetamine supply and use...
  8. doi request reprint Hostility among methamphetamine users experiencing psychotic symptoms
    Rebecca McKetin
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Am J Addict 17:235-40. 2008
    ..Clinically significant hostility co-occurs with psychotic symptoms in around one-quarter of methamphetamine users who experience psychosis, and it is more common with severe psychotic symptoms that persist for longer than two days...
  9. doi request reprint The risk of psychotic symptoms associated with recreational methamphetamine use
    Rebecca McKetin
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 29:358-63. 2010
    ..To determine whether recreational methamphetamine use is associated with an increased risk of psychotic symptoms...
  10. doi request reprint Impaired physical health among methamphetamine users in comparison with the general population: the role of methamphetamine dependence and opioid use
    Rebecca McKetin
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney 2052 NSW, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 27:482-9. 2008
    ..To examine the extent of physical health impairment among a community sample of methamphetamine users in comparison with the general population, and factors associated with impairment among this group...
  11. doi request reprint Characteristics and harms associated with injecting versus smoking methamphetamine among methamphetamine treatment entrants
    Rebecca McKetin
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 27:277-85. 2008
    ..To compare the characteristics and harms associated with injecting and smoking methamphetamine among methamphetamine treatment entrants...
  12. doi request reprint The rise of methamphetamine in Southeast and East Asia
    Rebecca McKetin
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 27:220-8. 2008
    ..Southeast and East Asia has become a global hub for methamphetamine production and trafficking over the past decade. This paper describes the rise of methamphetamine supply and to what extent use of the drug is occurring in the region...
  13. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of treatment provided for amphetamine use in New South Wales, Australia
    Rebecca McKetin
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 24:433-6. 2005
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  14. ncbi request reprint The relationship between crystalline methamphetamine use and methamphetamine dependence
    Rebecca McKetin
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, 2052 NSW, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Depend 85:198-204. 2006
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  15. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of psychotic symptoms among methamphetamine users
    Rebecca McKetin
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Addiction 101:1473-8. 2006
    ..To examine the prevalence of psychotic symptoms among regular methamphetamine users...
  16. ncbi request reprint Socio-demographic factors associated with methamphetamine treatment contact among dependent methamphetamine users in Sydney, Australia
    Rebecca McKetin
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 26:161-8. 2007
    ..Further research is needed to understand the barriers to receiving methamphetamine treatment among these subgroups of dependent methamphetamine users...
  17. doi request reprint Major physical and psychological harms of methamphetamine use
    Shane Darke
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 27:253-62. 2008
    ..The major physical and psychological health effects of methamphetamine use, and the factors associated with such harms...
  18. ncbi request reprint Hospital separations for cannabis- and methamphetamine-related psychotic episodes in Australia
    Louisa Degenhardt
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Med J Aust 186:342-5. 2007
    ..To examine trends in hospital separations related to "drug-induced" psychosis for cannabis and methamphetamine, in the context of patterns of cannabis and methamphetamine use in the Australian population...
  19. ncbi request reprint Methamphetamine and cardiovascular pathology: a review of the evidence
    Sharlene Kaye
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Australia
    Addiction 102:1204-11. 2007
    ..To examine the literature pertaining to the cardiovascular effects of methamphetamine and discuss the implications for methamphetamine users...
  20. doi request reprint Comparative rates of violent crime among regular methamphetamine and opioid users: offending and victimization
    Shane Darke
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Australia
    Addiction 105:916-9. 2010
    ..To determine the comparative levels of violent offending and victimization among regular methamphetamine and heroin users...
  21. doi request reprint Methamphetamine-related fatalities in Australia: demographics, circumstances, toxicology and major organ pathology
    Sharlene Kaye
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Australia
    Addiction 103:1353-60. 2008
    ..To examine the demographic characteristics, circumstances of death, toxicological results and major organ pathology of methamphetamine-related deaths in Australia...
  22. doi request reprint A double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of modafinil (200 mg/day) for methamphetamine dependence
    James Shearer
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Addiction 104:224-33. 2009
    ..To examine the safety and efficacy of modafinil (200 mg/day) compared to placebo in the treatment of methamphetamine dependence and to examine predictors of post-treatment outcome...
  23. doi request reprint Stepping through treatment: reflections on an adaptive treatment strategy among methamphetamine users with depression
    Frances J Kay-Lambkin
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, New South Wales, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 29:475-82. 2010
    ..This article aims to describe a pilot trial of stepped-care methods in the treatment of methamphetamine use and depression comorbidity...
  24. ncbi request reprint Methamphetamine precursor regulation: are we controlling or diverting the drug problem?
    Rebecca McKetin
    Addiction 103:521-3. 2008
  25. ncbi request reprint Developing a global perspective on drug information systems
    Rebecca McKetin
    Drug Alcohol Rev 22:387-9. 2003