Sharlene Kaye

Summary

Affiliation: University of New South Wales
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. doi request reprint The diversion and misuse of pharmaceutical stimulants: what do we know and why should we care?
    Sharlene Kaye
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, NSW, Australia
    Addiction 107:467-77. 2012
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. doi request reprint Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)-related fatalities in Australia: demographics, circumstances, toxicology and major organ pathology
    Sharlene Kaye
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, NSW, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Depend 104:254-61. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Comparative toxicology of fatal heroin overdose cases and morphine positive homicide victims
    Shane Darke
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, NSW, Australia
    Addiction 102:1793-7. 2007
  6. 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
  7. ncbi request reprint Non-fatal cocaine overdose among injecting and non-injecting cocaine users in Sydney, Australia
    Sharlene Kaye
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Australia
    Addiction 99:1315-22. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Comparative cardiac pathology among deaths due to cocaine toxicity, opioid toxicity and non-drug-related causes
    Shane Darke
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Australia
    Addiction 101:1771-7. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Attempted suicide, self-harm, and violent victimization among regular illicit drug users
    Shane Darke
    National and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Australia
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 40:587-96. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Deficits in social perception in opioid maintenance patients, abstinent opioid users and non-opioid users
    Skye McDonald
    School of Psychology, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Addiction 108:566-74. 2013

Detail Information

Publications27

  1. doi request reprint The diversion and misuse of pharmaceutical stimulants: what do we know and why should we care?
    Sharlene Kaye
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, NSW, Australia
    Addiction 107:467-77. 2012
    ..To examine the literature pertaining to the diversion and misuse of pharmaceutical stimulants...
  2. 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...
  3. 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...
  4. doi request reprint Methylenedioxymethamphetamine (MDMA)-related fatalities in Australia: demographics, circumstances, toxicology and major organ pathology
    Sharlene Kaye
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, NSW, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Depend 104:254-61. 2009
    ..To examine the demographic characteristics, circumstances, toxicology and major organ pathology of MDMA-related deaths in Australia...
  5. ncbi request reprint Comparative toxicology of fatal heroin overdose cases and morphine positive homicide victims
    Shane Darke
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, NSW, Australia
    Addiction 102:1793-7. 2007
    ..To compare the blood toxicology of heroin overdose cases and morphine positive homicide victims...
  6. 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...
  7. ncbi request reprint Non-fatal cocaine overdose among injecting and non-injecting cocaine users in Sydney, Australia
    Sharlene Kaye
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Australia
    Addiction 99:1315-22. 2004
    ..To investigate the frequency of non-fatal cocaine overdose, and responses to overdoses, among injecting and non-injecting cocaine users...
  8. ncbi request reprint Comparative cardiac pathology among deaths due to cocaine toxicity, opioid toxicity and non-drug-related causes
    Shane Darke
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Australia
    Addiction 101:1771-7. 2006
    ..To compare cardiac and cerebrovascular pathology among deaths due to cocaine toxicity, deaths due to opioid toxicity and deaths from hanging that were toxicologically negative for cocaine/opioids...
  9. doi request reprint Attempted suicide, self-harm, and violent victimization among regular illicit drug users
    Shane Darke
    National and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Australia
    Suicide Life Threat Behav 40:587-96. 2010
    ..0yrs) was significantly younger than that of nonsuicidal self-harm and initial suicide attempt. Screening for all forms of violence appears warranted when determining suicide risk for this population...
  10. doi request reprint Deficits in social perception in opioid maintenance patients, abstinent opioid users and non-opioid users
    Skye McDonald
    School of Psychology, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Addiction 108:566-74. 2013
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  11. ncbi request reprint Adapting the Illicit Drug Reporting System (IDRS) to examine the feasibility of monitoring trends in the markets for 'party drugs'
    Libby Topp
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney NSW 2052, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Depend 73:189-97. 2004
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  12. ncbi request reprint Hair morphine concentrations of fatal heroin overdose cases and living heroin users
    Shane Darke
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Austrlia
    Addiction 97:977-84. 2002
    ..To compare heroin and other opiate use of heroin overdose fatalities, current street heroin users and drug-free therapeutic community clients...
  13. 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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  14. ncbi request reprint Cocaine-related fatalities in New South Wales, Australia 1993-2002
    Shane Darke
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, NSW 2052, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Depend 77:107-14. 2005
    ..To ascertain the demographic characteristics, circumstances of death, toxicological results, and major autopsy findings of cocaine-related fatalities...
  15. doi request reprint Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) among illicit psychostimulant users: a hidden disorder?
    Sharlene Kaye
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Addiction 108:923-31. 2013
    ..To estimate the prevalence, nature and correlates of symptomatology consistent with adult attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) among illicit psychostimulant users...
  16. doi request reprint Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder and severity of substance use: the role of comorbid psychopathology
    Michelle Torok
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Psychol Addict Behav 26:974-9. 2012
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  17. ncbi request reprint Age-related patterns of drug use initiation among polydrug using regular psychostimulant users
    Shane Darke
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 31:784-9. 2012
    ..To determine age-related patterns of drug use initiation, drug sequencing and treatment entry among regular psychostimulant users...
  18. ncbi request reprint Predisposed violent drug users versus drug users who commit violence: does the order of onset translate to differences in the severity of violent offending?
    Michelle Torok
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 31:558-65. 2012
    ..To determine whether there were differences in drug use profiles, psychopathology, and severity of violence among regular illicit drug users in respect to the order of onset of drug use and violence...
  19. pmc Attempted suicide among injecting and noninjecting cocaine users in Sydney, Australia
    Shane Darke
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, New South Wales, Australia
    J Urban Health 81:505-15. 2004
    ..Those treating cocaine users for drug dependence need to be aware of the salience of suicide as a problem, among injectors in particular...
  20. doi request reprint Cardiovascular disease risk factors and symptoms among regular psychostimulant users
    Shane Darke
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 29:371-7. 2010
    ..The aim of this study is to determine the prevalence of risk factors and possible symptoms of cardiovascular disease among regular psychostimulant users...
  21. 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...
  22. ncbi request reprint The emergence of potent forms of methamphetamine in Sydney, Australia: a case study of the IDRS as a strategic early warning system
    Libby Topp
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 21:341-8. 2002
    ..Base and ice are more potent forms of methamphetamine than speed, and international experience, along with preliminary data obtained from the IDRS, suggest that their use is associated with harms in a number of domains...
  23. ncbi request reprint Systemic disease among cases of fatal opioid toxicity
    Shane Darke
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, NSW 2052, Australia
    Addiction 101:1299-305. 2006
    ..To determine levels of systemic disease among cases of death due to opioid toxicity...
  24. ncbi request reprint Injecting and non-injecting cocaine use in Sydney, Australia: physical and psychological morbidity
    Sharlene Kaye
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre University of New South Wales, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 23:391-8. 2004
    ..Harm reduction initiatives should be targeted towards all cocaine users, not just those who seek treatment for dependence or present with acute medical complications...
  25. doi request reprint Comparative patterns of cognitive performance amongst opioid maintenance patients, abstinent opioid users and non-opioid users
    Shane Darke
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, 2052, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Depend 126:309-15. 2012
    ..To compare the cognitive performances of maintenance patients (MAIN), abstinent ex-users (ABST) and healthy non-heroin using controls (CON)...
  26. ncbi request reprint Determining a diagnostic cut-off on the Severity of Dependence Scale (SDS) for cocaine dependence
    Sharlene Kaye
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Addiction 97:727-31. 2002
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  27. ncbi request reprint Cocaine use in New South Wales, Australia, 1996-2000: 5 year monitoring of trends in price, purity, availability and use from the illicit drug reporting system
    Shane Darke
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney NSW 2052, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Depend 67:81-8. 2002
    ..The regular and formal monitoring of illicit drug trends enabled substantial changes in the cocaine market in Sydney to be detected, and the information to be fed back to the health and law enforcement sectors...