Prevalence of Opiate Use in Ireland 2006: A 3-Source Capture Recapture Study
Citation:Kelly, A., Teljeur, C., Carvalho, M., Prevalence of Opiate Use in Ireland 2006: A 3-Source Capture Recapture Study, National Advisory Committee on Drugs, Government Publications, Stationary office, Dublin 2, 2010
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This study estimates the prevalence of problem opiate use in Ireland in 2006 using a 3-source capture-recapture method. The three population sources employed to calculate the estimate were the Central (methadone) Treatment List (CTL), the Hospital In-Patient Enquiry Scheme (HIPE) and the Garda list of opiate users.
Publisher:Government Publications, Stationary office, Dublin 2
Type of material:Report
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