Amanda Roxburgh

Summary

Affiliation: University of New South Wales
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Patterns of alcohol, tobacco and cannabis use and related harm in city, regional and remote areas of Australia
    Amanda Roxburgh
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Australia Electronic address
    Int J Drug Policy 24:488-91. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Trends in fentanyl prescriptions and fentanyl-related mortality in Australia
    Amanda Roxburgh
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 32:269-75. 2013
  3. ncbi request reprint Changes in patterns of drug use among injecting drug users following changes in the availability of heroin in New South Wales, Australia
    Amanda Roxburgh
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 23:287-94. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of drug-related hospital separations in Australia
    Amanda Roxburgh
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Depend 92:149-55. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of cannabis use and cannabis-related harm in Australia 1993-2007
    Amanda Roxburgh
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre NDARC, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Addiction 105:1071-9. 2010
  6. pmc Posttraumatic stress disorder among female street-based sex workers in the greater Sydney area, Australia
    Amanda Roxburgh
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 6:24. 2006
  7. doi request reprint Drug dependence and associated risks among female street-based sex workers in the greater Sydney area, Australia
    Amanda Roxburgh
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Subst Use Misuse 43:1202-17. 2008
  8. doi request reprint Drug use and risk among regular injecting drug users in Australia: does age make a difference?
    Louisa Degenhardt
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of NSW, New South Wales, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 27:357-60. 2008
  9. doi request reprint The epidemiology of ecstasy use and harms in Australia
    Louisa Degenhardt
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, N S W 2052, Australia
    Neuropsychobiology 60:176-87. 2009
  10. 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

Detail Information

Publications23

  1. ncbi request reprint Patterns of alcohol, tobacco and cannabis use and related harm in city, regional and remote areas of Australia
    Amanda Roxburgh
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Australia Electronic address
    Int J Drug Policy 24:488-91. 2013
    ..Prevalence of substance use and related harms differs across geographic locations, with prevalence increasing with remoteness. This paper builds on previous research, investigating patterns of problematic use by remoteness...
  2. doi request reprint Trends in fentanyl prescriptions and fentanyl-related mortality in Australia
    Amanda Roxburgh
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 32:269-75. 2013
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  3. ncbi request reprint Changes in patterns of drug use among injecting drug users following changes in the availability of heroin in New South Wales, Australia
    Amanda Roxburgh
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 23:287-94. 2004
    ..It also highlighted the importance of the ongoing monitoring of drug trends in Australia...
  4. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of drug-related hospital separations in Australia
    Amanda Roxburgh
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Depend 92:149-55. 2008
    ..To examine (a) numbers of alcohol and drug-related hospital separations, 1999-2005; (b) demographics of these separations; (c) principal diagnoses co-occurring with drug-related problems; (d) length of hospital stay...
  5. ncbi request reprint The epidemiology of cannabis use and cannabis-related harm in Australia 1993-2007
    Amanda Roxburgh
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre NDARC, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    Addiction 105:1071-9. 2010
    ..To examine trends in patterns of cannabis use and related harm in the Australian population between 1993 and 2007...
  6. pmc Posttraumatic stress disorder among female street-based sex workers in the greater Sydney area, Australia
    Amanda Roxburgh
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    BMC Psychiatry 6:24. 2006
    ..It also investigates associations between current PTSD symptoms and: demographic characteristics, psychiatric comorbidity, injecting and sex risk behaviours, and trauma history...
  7. doi request reprint Drug dependence and associated risks among female street-based sex workers in the greater Sydney area, Australia
    Amanda Roxburgh
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Subst Use Misuse 43:1202-17. 2008
    ..This study examines drug use and dependence and associated risks among female street-based sex workers...
  8. doi request reprint Drug use and risk among regular injecting drug users in Australia: does age make a difference?
    Louisa Degenhardt
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of NSW, New South Wales, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 27:357-60. 2008
    ..To examine age-related differences in drug use and risk among regular injecting drug users (IDU) in Australia...
  9. doi request reprint The epidemiology of ecstasy use and harms in Australia
    Louisa Degenhardt
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, N S W 2052, Australia
    Neuropsychobiology 60:176-87. 2009
    ..This paper examines the epidemiology of ecstasy use and harm in Australia using multiple data sources...
  10. 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...
  11. doi request reprint Estimating the costs of drug-related hospital separations in Australia
    Steven Riddell
    The National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Aust N Z J Public Health 32:156-61. 2008
    ..To estimate the total hospital costs of drug-related separations in Australia from 1999/2000 to 2004/05, and separate costs for the following illicit drug classes: opioids, amphetamine, cannabis and cocaine...
  12. doi request reprint The effects of the market withdrawal of temazepam gel capsules on benzodiazepine injecting in Sydney, Australia
    Louisa Degenhardt
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 27:145-51. 2008
    ..This study assessed the impact on benzodiazepine injection among IDU in Sydney of removing temazepam gel capsule preparations from the Australian market...
  13. ncbi request reprint Prescription of opioid analgesics and related harms in Australia
    Amanda Roxburgh
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW, Australia a roxburghATunsw edu au
    Med J Aust 195:280-4. 2011
    ..To document trends in: (i) prescribing of morphine and oxycodone; (ii) hospital separations for overdose; (iii) presentations for treatment of problems associated with these drugs; and (iv) oxycodone-related mortality data in Australia...
  14. ncbi request reprint Gender differences among regular injecting drug users in Sydney, Australia, 1996-2003
    Courtney Breen
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 24:353-8. 2005
    ..Treatment and other measures to reduce harm may need to be targeted specifically at women and, in particular, indigenous women...
  15. doi request reprint The epidemiology of methamphetamine use and harm in Australia
    Louisa Degenhardt
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, New South Wales
    Drug Alcohol Rev 27:243-52. 2008
    ..This paper provides data on methamphetamine use in Australia, and documents trends in methamphetamine-related harms...
  16. doi request reprint A review of the use of US-derived aetiological fractions in an Australian setting for antenatal problems related to cocaine use
    Steven Riddell
    The National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, NSW
    Aust N Z J Public Health 32:393-4. 2008
    ..As such, it is recommended that any use of these aetiological fractions with Australian data should occur with caution...
  17. doi request reprint The impact of comorbid cannabis and methamphetamine use on mental health among regular ecstasy users
    Laura A Scott
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Addict Behav 37:1058-62. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate whether regular cannabis and/or regular methamphetamine use confers additional risk of poor mental health and high levels of psychological distress, beyond regular ecstasy use alone...
  18. doi request reprint Effectiveness of and challenges faced by surveillance systems
    Matthew Dunn
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Drug Test Anal 3:635-41. 2011
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  19. ncbi request reprint A cross-sectional analysis of over-the-counter codeine use among an Australian sample of people who regularly inject drugs
    Sheena Arora
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia Centre for Health Economics and Research Evaluation, University of Technology, Sydney, Australia
    Drug Alcohol Rev 32:574-81. 2013
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Trends in morphine prescriptions, illicit morphine use and associated harms among regular injecting drug users in Australia
    Louisa Degenhardt
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of NSW, New South Wales
    Drug Alcohol Rev 25:403-12. 2006
    ..Further research is required to monitor and reduce morphine diversion and related harms by such polydrug injectors...
  21. ncbi request reprint Underlying causes of cocaine, amphetamine and opioid related deaths in Australia
    Louisa Degenhardt
    National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
    J Clin Forensic Med 12:187-95. 2005
    ..To examine the characteristics of deaths in Australia where opioids, cocaine or amphetamines were mentioned, taking into account changes in the use and availability of these drugs in recent years...
  22. ncbi request reprint UK classification of cannabis: is a change needed and why?
    Louisa Degenhardt
    Lancet 370:1541. 2007