Publications

Drug Use

Drug Use

Argento E, Strathdee SA, Tupper K, Braschel M, Wood E, Shannon K. Does psychedelic drug use reduce risk of suicidality? Evidence from a longitudinal community-based cohort of marginalised women in a Canadian setting. BMJ Open 2017;7:e016025. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-016025 - Full Text
Argento E, Strathdee SA, Goldenberg S, Braschel M, Montaner J, Shannon K. Violence, trauma and living with HIV: Longitudinal predictors of initiating crystal methamphetamine injection among sex workers. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 2017, 175, 198–204. doi:10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2017.02.014 - Full Text
Goldenberg SM, Montaner J, Braschel M, Socias E, Guillemi S, Shannon K. Dual sexual and drug-related predictors of hepatitis C incidence among sex workers in a Canadian setting: gaps and opportunities for scale-up of hepatitis C virus prevention, treatment, and care. International Journal of Infectious Diseases, 2017, 55, 31–37. doi:10.1016/j.ijid.2016.12.019 - Full Text
Argento E, Shannon K, Nguyen P, Dobrer S, Chettiar J, Deering KN. The role of dyad-level factors in shaping sexual and drug-related HIV/STI risks among sex workers with intimate partners. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 2015. - Full Text - Policy Brief - Community Summary
Argento E, Chettiar J, Nguyen P, Montaner J, Shannon K. Prevalence and correlates of nonmedical prescription opioid use among a cohort of sex workers in Vancouver, Canada. International Journal of Drug Policy, 2014. - Full Text - Policy Brief - Community Summary
Lyons T, Kerr T, Duff P, Feng P, Shannon K. Youth, violence and non-injection drug use: Nexus of vulnerabilities among lesbian and bisexual sex workers. AIDS Care. 2014. - Full Text - Policy Brief - Community Summary
Deering KN, Rusch M, Amram O, Chettiar J, Nguyen P, Feng CX, Shannon K. Piloting a 'Spatial Isolation' Index: The Built Environment and Sexual and Drug Use Risks to Sex Workers. International Journal of Drug Policy. 2013. In Press - Full Text - Policy Brief - Community Summary
Duff P, Tyndall M, Buxton J, Zhang R, Kerr T, Shannon K. Sex-for-Crack Exchanges: Associations with risky sexual and drug use niches in an urban Canadian city. Harm Reduction Journal, 2013; 10: 29. - Full Text - Policy Brief - Community Summary
Deering KN, Shoveller J, Tyndall MW, Montaner JS, Shannon K. The street cost of drugs and drug use patterns: Relationships with sex work income in an urban Canadian setting. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 2011; 1;118(2-3):430-6. - Full Text - Policy Brief - Community Summary
Shannon K, Strathdee SA, Shoveller J, Montaner JS, Tyndall MW. Crystal methamphetamine among sex workers: Beyond individual-focused interventions. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 2011; 113(1): 76-8. - Full Text - Policy Brief - Community Summary

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