Accessibility of Opioid Replacement Therapy and how it's managed

Warren Harlow, Brenda Happell, Graeme Browne

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Abstract

For over 40 years Opioid Replacement Therapy (ORT) programs have assisted people with heroin and more recently, with problematic pharmaceutical opioid use such as oxycontin. In 2013, 46,697 Australians were treated with ORT. The uptake of this intervention suggests the benefits of ORT have been recognised.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)43
Number of pages1
JournalAustralian nursing & midwifery journal
Volume22
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - 1 May 2015

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Harlow, Warren ; Happell, Brenda ; Browne, Graeme. / Accessibility of Opioid Replacement Therapy and how it's managed. In: Australian nursing & midwifery journal. 2015 ; Vol. 22, No. 10. pp. 43.
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