- A call for evidence-based medical treatment of opioid dependence in the United States and CanadaBohdan Nosyk
Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia
Health Aff (Millwood) 32:1462-9. 2013..Taking these steps can greatly reduce the harms of opioid dependence by maximizing the individual and public health benefits of treatment...
- Defining dosing pattern characteristics of successful tapers following methadone maintenance treatment: results from a population-based retrospective cohort studyBohdan Nosyk
BC Centre for Excellence in HIV AIDS, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Addiction 107:1621-9. 2012..To identify dose-tapering strategies associated with sustained success following methadone maintenance treatment (MMT)...
- Increases in the availability of prescribed opioids in a Canadian settingB Nosyk
British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV AIDS, St Paul s Hospital, University of British Columbia, 608 1081 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6Z 1Y6
Drug Alcohol Depend 126:7-12. 2012..The nonmedical use of prescribed opioids (POs) has increased across North America over the past decade. Our objective was to identify changes in the availability of POs and other illicit drugs among drug users in a Canadian setting...