Nat Wright

Summary

Affiliation: University of Leeds
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc The Leeds Evaluation of Efficacy of Detoxification Study (LEEDS) Prisons Project Study: protocol for a randomised controlled trial comparing methadone and buprenorphine for opiate detoxification
    Laura Sheard
    Leeds Primary Care Trust based at Leeds Institute for Health Sciences, 101 Clarendon Road, Leeds, LS2 9LJ, UK
    Trials 10:53. 2009
  2. pmc The Leeds Evaluation of Efficacy of Detoxification Study (LEEDS) prisons project: a randomised controlled trial comparing dihydrocodeine and buprenorphine for opiate detoxification
    Laura Sheard
    Leeds Institute of Health Sciences, Charles Thackrah Building, 101 Clarendon Road, Leeds, LS2 9LJ, UK
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 4:1. 2009
  3. pmc The Leeds Evaluation of Efficacy of Detoxification Study (LEEDS) project: an open-label pragmatic randomised control trial comparing the efficacy of differing therapeutic agents for primary care detoxification from either street heroin or methadone [ISRCT
    Nicola S Oldham
    NFA Health Centre for Homeless People, Leeds, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 5:9. 2004
  4. pmc Cocaine and thrombosis: a narrative systematic review of clinical and in-vivo studies
    Nat Mj Wright
    Healthcare Department, HMP Leeds, 2 Gloucester Terrace, Armley, Leeds, LS12 2TJ, West Yorkshire, UK
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 2:27. 2007
  5. pmc Buprenorphine versus dihydrocodeine for opiate detoxification in primary care: a randomised controlled trial
    Nat M J Wright
    Centre for Research in Primary Care, 71 75 Clarendon Road, Leeds, LS2 9PL, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 8:3. 2007
  6. pmc Homeless drug users' awareness and risk perception of peer "take home naloxone" use--a qualitative study
    Nat Wright
    Healthcare Department, HMP Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 1:28. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Homelessness and drug use - a narrative systematic review of interventions to promote sexual health
    Nat M J Wright
    Leeds Community Drug Treatment Services, Centre for Research in Primary Care, Leeds, UK
    AIDS Care 18:467-78. 2006
  8. pmc How can health services effectively meet the health needs of homeless people?
    Nat M J Wright
    Leeds Community Drug Treatment Services, Leeds, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 56:286-93. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Exploring the relationship between homelessness and risk factors for heroin-related death--a qualitative study
    Nat Wright
    Leeds Community Drug Treatment Services, Centre for Research in Primary Care, UK
    Drug Alcohol Rev 24:245-51. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Exploring risk perception and behaviour of homeless injecting drug users diagnosed with hepatitis C
    Nat M J Wright
    Centre for Research in Primary Care, Hallas Wing, 71 75 Clarendon Road, Leeds, LS2 9PL, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 13:75-83. 2005

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Publications16

  1. pmc The Leeds Evaluation of Efficacy of Detoxification Study (LEEDS) Prisons Project Study: protocol for a randomised controlled trial comparing methadone and buprenorphine for opiate detoxification
    Laura Sheard
    Leeds Primary Care Trust based at Leeds Institute for Health Sciences, 101 Clarendon Road, Leeds, LS2 9LJ, UK
    Trials 10:53. 2009
    ..Secondary outcomes will be recorded during the detoxification and then at one, three and six months post-detoxification. TRIAL REGISTRATION: Current Controlled Trials ISRCTN58823759...
  2. pmc The Leeds Evaluation of Efficacy of Detoxification Study (LEEDS) prisons project: a randomised controlled trial comparing dihydrocodeine and buprenorphine for opiate detoxification
    Laura Sheard
    Leeds Institute of Health Sciences, Charles Thackrah Building, 101 Clarendon Road, Leeds, LS2 9LJ, UK
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 4:1. 2009
    ..There are few trials and very few in the prison setting. This study compares dihydrocodeine with buprenorphine...
  3. pmc The Leeds Evaluation of Efficacy of Detoxification Study (LEEDS) project: an open-label pragmatic randomised control trial comparing the efficacy of differing therapeutic agents for primary care detoxification from either street heroin or methadone [ISRCT
    Nicola S Oldham
    NFA Health Centre for Homeless People, Leeds, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 5:9. 2004
    ..This study seeks to address this by randomising drug users presenting in primary care to receive either dihydrocodeine or buprenorphine...
  4. pmc Cocaine and thrombosis: a narrative systematic review of clinical and in-vivo studies
    Nat Mj Wright
    Healthcare Department, HMP Leeds, 2 Gloucester Terrace, Armley, Leeds, LS12 2TJ, West Yorkshire, UK
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 2:27. 2007
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  5. pmc Buprenorphine versus dihydrocodeine for opiate detoxification in primary care: a randomised controlled trial
    Nat M J Wright
    Centre for Research in Primary Care, 71 75 Clarendon Road, Leeds, LS2 9PL, UK
    BMC Fam Pract 8:3. 2007
    ..There are a number of detoxification agents but no recommended drug of choice. The purpose of this study is to compare buprenorphine with dihydrocodeine for detoxification from illicit opiates in primary care...
  6. pmc Homeless drug users' awareness and risk perception of peer "take home naloxone" use--a qualitative study
    Nat Wright
    Healthcare Department, HMP Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Subst Abuse Treat Prev Policy 1:28. 2006
    ..This study explores the acceptability and potential risk of peer use of naloxone amongst homeless drug users. From the findings the most feasible model for future treatment provision is suggested...
  7. ncbi request reprint Homelessness and drug use - a narrative systematic review of interventions to promote sexual health
    Nat M J Wright
    Leeds Community Drug Treatment Services, Centre for Research in Primary Care, Leeds, UK
    AIDS Care 18:467-78. 2006
    ..The evidence for maintenance of risk reduction over one year remains unclear. Interventions do not appear to promote risky sexual activity in previously sexually inactive participants...
  8. pmc How can health services effectively meet the health needs of homeless people?
    Nat M J Wright
    Leeds Community Drug Treatment Services, Leeds, UK
    Br J Gen Pract 56:286-93. 2006
    ..Despite this, they often have problems in obtaining suitable health care...
  9. ncbi request reprint Exploring the relationship between homelessness and risk factors for heroin-related death--a qualitative study
    Nat Wright
    Leeds Community Drug Treatment Services, Centre for Research in Primary Care, UK
    Drug Alcohol Rev 24:245-51. 2005
    ..Drug users sleeping rough in cold climates need to be made aware of the dangers of medicating with heroin to address problems of insomnia due to cold weather...
  10. ncbi request reprint Exploring risk perception and behaviour of homeless injecting drug users diagnosed with hepatitis C
    Nat M J Wright
    Centre for Research in Primary Care, Hallas Wing, 71 75 Clarendon Road, Leeds, LS2 9PL, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 13:75-83. 2005
    ..Information regarding safer and hygienic use, including accurate information regarding the most effective methods to clean used equipment, must be re-enforced by people working with homeless injecting drug users...
  11. pmc Impact of the CSM advice on thioridazine on general practitioner prescribing behaviour in Leeds: time series analysis
    Nat M J Wright
    Centre for Research in Primary Care, Leeds
    Br J Gen Pract 54:370-3. 2004
    ..001) but others increased slightly in response. Costs mimicked these changes. Fresh criteria are proposed for appraising the quality of evidence needed to inform future urgent facsimile transmissions...
  12. pmc Homelessness and health: what can be done in general practice?
    Nat M J Wright
    Centre for Research in Primary Care, Nuffield Institute, 71 75 Clarendon Road, Leeds LS2 9PL, UK
    J R Soc Med 97:170-3. 2004
  13. pmc Supervised injecting centres
    Nat M J Wright
    Centre for Research in Primary Care, Leeds, LS2 9PL
    BMJ 328:100-2. 2004
  14. ncbi request reprint Associations between migrancy, health and homelessness: a cross-sectional study
    Charlotte N E Tompkins
    NFA Health Centre for Homeless People, Leeds, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 11:446-52. 2003
    ..Understanding the migrancy of homeless people is important when planning and targeting appropriate health and social services to address their varying health, social and psychological needs...
  15. ncbi request reprint Is peer injecting a form of intimate partner abuse? A qualitative study of the experiences of women drug users
    Nat M J Wright
    HMP Leeds, Centre for Research in Primary Care, University of Leeds, Leeds, UK
    Health Soc Care Community 15:417-25. 2007
    ..Until then, generic principles of best practice management of intimate partner abuse could apply, including enhancing women's motivation to effect change in an abusive situation...
  16. ncbi request reprint Abusive behaviour experienced by primary care receptionists: a cross-sectional survey
    Catherine A J Dixon
    Stockwell Road Surgery, Knaresborough, NFA Health Centre for Homeless People and Centre for Research in Primary Care, Leeds, UK
    Fam Pract 21:137-9. 2004
    ..Receptionists act as gatekeepers to GPs, and thus are often placed in situations of conflict. However, there is a lack of research in this area...