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IDHDP side event at CND: Overdose deaths - an easy solution to prevent so many
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In The News
Indiana suddenly needs a needle exchange program
Indiana has declared a public health emergency over an outbreak of H.I.V. in the southeastern part of the state.
Dr. Lochan Naidoo - A frank conversation about drugs
The President of the International Narcotics Control Board (INCB), Dr Lochan Naidoo, became a member of IDHDP while attending CND 2015 in Vienna and calls his colleagues to assume a core role in drug policy, which should be considered a health issue.
The UN analyses the human rights impact of drug policies ahead the UNGASS 2016
On March 27, the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) approved by consensus a resolution that convenes a panel of experts to discuss drug policies and their rights impact.
Publications
Neptune: Guidance on the clinical management of acute and chronic harms of club drugs and novel psychoactive substances Project NEPTUNE (Novel Psycho Active Treatment: UK Network), have released guidance to improve clinical practice in the management of harms resulting from the use of club drugs and novel psychoactive substances.
Minimum target prices for production of direct-acting antivirals and associated diagnostics to combat hepatitis C virus 'Mass treatment programs to cure the hepatitis C virus in developing countries are only feasible if the costs of treatment and laboratory diagnostics are low.' This article offers the minimum costs of direct-acting antiviral treatment and associated diagnostic monitoring.
The cost-effectiveness of harm reduction A commentary on the effectiveness of harm reduction services and their cost-effectiveness with respect to HIV-related outcomes.