Paul Dillon

Summary

Affiliation: University of New South Wales
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. pmc Screening and managing cannabis use: comparing GP's and nurses' knowledge, beliefs, and behavior
    Melissa M Norberg
    National Cannabis Prevention and Information Centre, UNSW, PO Box 684, Randwick, NSW 2031, Australia
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 7:31. 2012
  2. pmc Effects of backpacking holidays in Australia on alcohol, tobacco and drug use of UK residents
    Mark A Bellis
    Centre for Public Health, Liverpool John Moores University, Castle House, North Street, Liverpool, L3 2AY, UK
    BMC Public Health 7:1. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Patterns of use and harms associated with non-medical ketamine use
    Paul Dillon
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, 2052 Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Depend 69:23-8. 2003
  4. doi request reprint Injecting risk behaviour and related harm among men who use performance- and image-enhancing drugs
    Briony Larance
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 27:679-86. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Recent trends in the use of "club drugs": an Australian review
    Louisa Degenhardt
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of NSW, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Subst Use Misuse 40:1241-56. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint The prevalence and correlates of gamma-hydroxybutyrate (GHB) overdose among Australian users
    Louisa Degenhardt
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSE 2052, Australia
    Addiction 98:199-204. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Contemporary cocaine use patterns and associated harms in Melbourne and Sydney, Australia
    James Shearer
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, UNSW, Sydney, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 26:537-43. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint The influence of product packaging on young people's palatability rating for RTDS and other alcoholic beverages
    Peter Gates
    The National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Alcohol Alcohol 42:138-42. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Illicit drugs and the media: models of media effects for use in drug policy research
    Kari Lancaster
    Drug Policy Modelling Program, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 30:397-402. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Patterns and harms of pharmaceutical drug use among ecstasy users in Australia
    Edmund Silins
    Centro Nacional para la Investigación sobre el Alcohol y las Drogas, Universidad de Nueva Gales del Sur, Sidney, Australia
    Adicciones 21:347-62. 2009

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Publications18

  1. pmc Screening and managing cannabis use: comparing GP's and nurses' knowledge, beliefs, and behavior
    Melissa M Norberg
    National Cannabis Prevention and Information Centre, UNSW, PO Box 684, Randwick, NSW 2031, Australia
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 7:31. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to evaluate differences between GPs and nurses' perceived knowledge, beliefs, and behaviors toward cannabis use and its screening and management...
  2. pmc Effects of backpacking holidays in Australia on alcohol, tobacco and drug use of UK residents
    Mark A Bellis
    Centre for Public Health, Liverpool John Moores University, Castle House, North Street, Liverpool, L3 2AY, UK
    BMC Public Health 7:1. 2007
    ..Here we examine changes in alcohol, tobacco and drug use when UK residents go backpacking in Australia...
  3. ncbi request reprint Patterns of use and harms associated with non-medical ketamine use
    Paul Dillon
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, 2052 Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Depend 69:23-8. 2003
    ..To (1) identify current patterns of non-medical ketamine use; and (2) identify potential harms associated with non-medical ketamine use...
  4. doi request reprint Injecting risk behaviour and related harm among men who use performance- and image-enhancing drugs
    Briony Larance
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 27:679-86. 2008
    ..Our study examines the patterns of use, risk behaviours and related harm associated with PIEDs injection. We also report the ways in which PIEDs users currently seek injecting equipment and harm-reduction advice...
  5. ncbi request reprint Recent trends in the use of "club drugs": an Australian review
    Louisa Degenhardt
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of NSW, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Subst Use Misuse 40:1241-56. 2005
    ..This could be most easily achieved by the inclusion of MDMA, ketamine, and GHB in household surveys that are currently collected routinely in a number of countries...
  6. ncbi request reprint The prevalence and correlates of gamma-hydroxybutyrate (GHB) overdose among Australian users
    Louisa Degenhardt
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSE 2052, Australia
    Addiction 98:199-204. 2003
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the correlates, context and risk perceptions regarding gamma-hydroxybutyrate (GHB) overdose among a sample of recreational GHB users in Australia...
  7. ncbi request reprint Contemporary cocaine use patterns and associated harms in Melbourne and Sydney, Australia
    James Shearer
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, UNSW, Sydney, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 26:537-43. 2007
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  8. ncbi request reprint The influence of product packaging on young people's palatability rating for RTDS and other alcoholic beverages
    Peter Gates
    The National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Alcohol Alcohol 42:138-42. 2007
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Illicit drugs and the media: models of media effects for use in drug policy research
    Kari Lancaster
    Drug Policy Modelling Program, The University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 30:397-402. 2011
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Patterns and harms of pharmaceutical drug use among ecstasy users in Australia
    Edmund Silins
    Centro Nacional para la Investigación sobre el Alcohol y las Drogas, Universidad de Nueva Gales del Sur, Sidney, Australia
    Adicciones 21:347-62. 2009
    ..This exploratory study had the broad aim to investigate the patterns and harms of concomitant use of pharmaceutical drugs and ecstasy, and to explore participants' experiences when visiting a General Practitioner (GP)...
  11. doi request reprint Cannabis potency and contamination: a review of the literature
    Jennifer McLaren
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Australia
    Addiction 103:1100-9. 2008
    ..This paper reviews the available international evidence on patterns of cannabis potency and contamination and potential associated harms, and discusses their implications for prevention and harm reduction measures...
  12. ncbi request reprint Young Australians and alcohol: the acceptabllity of ready-to-drink (RTD) alcoholic beverages among 12-30-year-olds
    Jan Copeland
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Australia
    Addiction 102:1740-6. 2007
    ..Use of these flavours may reduce the natural barrier of the often strong and unpleasant flavour of alcohol to early experimentation and regular and heavy use...
  13. doi request reprint A computerized harm minimization prevention program for alcohol misuse and related harms: randomized controlled trial
    Laura Vogl
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Addiction 104:564-75. 2009
    ..This study was the first to examine a computerized harm minimization intervention to reduce alcohol misuse and related harms in adolescents...
  14. ncbi request reprint Ecstasy and the concomitant use of pharmaceuticals
    Jan Copeland
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Addict Behav 31:367-70. 2006
    ..Particular attention should be paid to informing users of the potentially fatal serotonin syndrome that is likely to arise from combining serotonin-enhancing substances, such as ecstasy or SSRI and MAOI groups of antidepressants...
  15. ncbi request reprint Qualitative review of serotonin syndrome, ecstasy (MDMA) and the use of other serotonergic substances: hierarchy of risk
    Edmund Silins
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Aust N Z J Psychiatry 41:649-55. 2007
    ..Findings highlight the importance of screening for the use of ecstasy and other serotonergic substances when prescribing antidepressant drugs...
  16. ncbi request reprint GHB use among Australians: characteristics, use patterns and associated harm
    Louisa Degenhardt
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Depend 67:89-94. 2002
    ..The high rate of problems reported by a group with limited use of this drug suggests that in a context of polydrug use, GHB use is associated with significant risks to users...
  17. pmc Active symptom control with or without chemotherapy in the treatment of patients with malignant pleural mesothelioma (MS01): a multicentre randomised trial
    Martin F Muers
    Leeds General Infirmary, Leeds, UK
    Lancet 371:1685-94. 2008
    ..We investigated whether the addition of chemotherapy to ASC improved survival and quality of life...
  18. ncbi request reprint Production, purification and characterisation of genetically derived scFv and bifunctional antibody fragments capable of detecting illicit drug residues
    Joanne Brennan
    Applied Biochemistry Group, School of Biotechnology, Dublin City University, Glasnevin, 9, Co Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
    J Chromatogr B Analyt Technol Biomed Life Sci 786:327-42. 2003
    ..Cloning the scFv gene into a vector containing the bacterial alkaline phosphatase gene produced a bifunctional molecule, which retained the binding activity of the parental scFv along with the enzymatic activity of alkaline phosphatase...