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Monitoring alcohol, tobacco and other drug abuse trends (July 1996-December 2015): phase 39

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dc.date.accessioned 2020-02-19T14:57:59Z
dc.date.available 2020-02-19T14:57:59Z
dc.date.issued 2016-12-05 en
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11910/10385
dc.description.abstract The SACENDU initiative has several specific objectives: a. To identify changes in the nature and extent of AOD abuse and emerging problems. b. To identify changes in alcohol and other drug related negative consequences. c. To inform policy, planning and advocacy efforts at local and other levels. d. To support networks of local role players in the substance abuse area. e. To stimulate research in new or under researched areas that is likely to provide useful data to inform policy/planning decisions. f. To facilitate South Africa's full participation in international for a focusing on the epidemiological surveillance of drug abuse. While there has been a significant decrease in the number of patients admitted to specialist treatment centres, from 10197 to 9679 patients, KZN, EC and NR saw a slight increase in admissions during this period while other provinces have seen slight decreases in admissions, especially the WC and GT provinces. en
dc.format.medium Print en
dc.subject SUBSTANCE USE en
dc.subject ADOLESCENT BOYS en
dc.subject DRUG ABUSE en
dc.subject ALCOHOL ABUSE en
dc.subject DRUG USE en
dc.subject SUBSTANCE ABUSE en
dc.title Monitoring alcohol, tobacco and other drug abuse trends (July 1996-December 2015): phase 39 en
dc.type Journal Article en
dc.description.version N en
dc.ProjectNumber N/A en
dc.Volume 19(1) en
dc.BudgetYear 2016/17 en
dc.ResearchGroup Human and Social Development en
dc.SourceTitle SACENDU Research Brief en
dc.ArchiveNumber 9478 en
dc.PageNumber 1-19 en
dc.outputnumber 8326 en
dc.bibliographictitle Dada, S., Erasmus, J., Burnhams, N.H., Parry, C., Bhana, A., Timol, F., Fourie, D., Kitshoff, D., Nel, E. & Weimann, R. (2016) Monitoring alcohol, tobacco and other drug abuse trends (July 1996-December 2015): phase 39. <i>SACENDU Research Brief</i>. 19(1):1-19. en
dc.publicationyear 2016 en
dc.contributor.author1 Dada, S. en
dc.contributor.author2 Erasmus, J. en
dc.contributor.author3 Burnhams, N.H. en
dc.contributor.author4 Parry, C. en
dc.contributor.author5 Bhana, A. en
dc.contributor.author6 Timol, F. en
dc.contributor.author7 Fourie, D. en
dc.contributor.author8 Kitshoff, D. en
dc.contributor.author9 Nel, E. en
dc.contributor.author10 Weimann, R. en

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