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dc.contributor.authorKlimas, Jan
dc.contributor.authorFairgrieve, Christopher
dc.contributor.authorTobin, Helen
dc.contributor.authorField, Catherine-Anne
dc.contributor.authorO'Gorman, Clodagh SM
dc.contributor.authorGlynn, Liam G
dc.contributor.authorKeenan, Eamon
dc.contributor.authorSaunders, Jean
dc.contributor.authorBury, Gerard
dc.contributor.authorDunne, Colum
dc.contributor.authorCullen, Walter
dc.date.accessioned2019-03-25T13:00:07Z
dc.date.available2019-03-25T13:00:07Z
dc.date.issued2018-12-05
dc.identifier.issn1469-493X
dc.identifier.pmid30521696
dc.identifier.doi10.1002/14651858.CD009269.pub4
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/624146
dc.description.abstractProblem alcohol use is common among people who use illicit drugs (PWID) and is associated with adverse health outcomes. It is also an important factor contributing to a poor prognosis among drug users with hepatitis C virus (HCV) as it impacts on progression to hepatic cirrhosis or opioid overdose in PWID. To assess the effectiveness of psychosocial interventions to reduce alcohol consumption in PWID (users of opioids and stimulants). We searched the Cochrane Drugs and Alcohol Group trials register, the Cochrane Central Register of Controlled Trials (CENTRAL), MEDLINE, Embase, CINAHL, and PsycINFO, from inception up to August 2017, and the reference lists of eligible articles. We also searched: 1) conference proceedings (online archives only) of the Society for the Study of Addiction, International Harm Reduction Association, International Conference on Alcohol Harm Reduction and American Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence; and 2) online registers of clinical trials: Current Controlled Trials, ClinicalTrials.gov, Center Watch and the World Health Organization International Clinical Trials Registry Platform. We included randomised controlled trials comparing psychosocial interventions with other psychosocial treatment, or treatment as usual, in adult PWIDs (aged at least 18 years) with concurrent problem alcohol use.
dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.subjectALCOHOL ABUSEen_US
dc.subjectDRUGS MISUSEen_US
dc.subjectADDICTIONen_US
dc.subjectDUAL DIAGNOSISen_US
dc.subjectPSYCHOSOCIAL INTERVENTIONen_US
dc.titlePsychosocial interventions to reduce alcohol consumption in concurrent problem alcohol and illicit drug users.en_US
dc.typeSystematic Reviewen_US
dc.source.journaltitleThe Cochrane database of systematic reviews


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