Rebecca McKetin

Summary

Affiliation: University of New South Wales
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. 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
  2. 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
  3. 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
  4. 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
  5. 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
  6. 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
  7. 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
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. 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

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. 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...
  2. 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
    ....
  3. 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...
  4. 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...
  5. 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...
  6. 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...
  7. 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...
  8. 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
    ....
  9. 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  13. 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...
  14. 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...
  15. 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...
  16. 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...