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NT Drug Trends 2009 : Findings from the Illicit Drug Reporting System (IDRS)

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Title

NT Drug Trends 2009 : Findings from the Illicit Drug Reporting System (IDRS)

Collection

Northern Territory drug trends; PublicationNT; E-Journals

Date

2010

Description

Made available via the Publications (Legal Deposit) Act 2004 (NT).; This publication contains may contain links to external sites. These external sites may no longer be active.

Notes

C. Moon

Language

English

Subject

Drug abuse -- Northern Territory -- Statistics -- Periodicals; Drug abuse -- Northern Territory -- Periodicals; Drug abuse surveys -- Northern Territory -- Periodicals

Publisher name

National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre; University of New South Wales

Place of publication

Sydney (N.S.W.)

Volume

Australian Drug Trends Series No. 44

Copyright owner

Check within Publication or with content Publisher.

Parent handle

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/261141

Citation address

https://hdl.handle.net/10070/488949

Page content

84 10.2.5 Other drugs The number of closed episodes of treatment where morphine was the principal or other drug of concern increased to 292 in 2008/09 and with the exception of 2007/08 is trending upwards (Figure 44). Figure 44: Number of episodes commenced in NT AODTS where morphine was the principal or other drug of concern, 2001/02-2007/08 Source: NT AODP The number of closed episodes of treatment where ecstasy was the principal or other drug of concern increased somewhat in 2008/09 to 128, this being higher than the number seen in previous years (Figure 45). Figure 45: Number of episodes commenced in NT AODTS where ecstasy was the principal or other drug of concern, 2001/02-2007/08 Source: NT AODP 292 0 50 100 150 200 250 300 350 2001/02 2002/03 2003/04 2004/05 2005/06 2006/07 2007/08 2008/09 128 0 20 40 60 80 100 120 140 160 2001/02 2002/03 2003/04 2004/05 2005/06 2006/07 2007/08 2008/09