Publications

Drug Use

Drug Use

Puri N, Shannon K, Nguyen P, Goldenberg SM. Burden and correlates of mental health diagnoses among sex workers in an urban setting. BMC Womens Health. 2017 Dec 19;17(1):133. doi: 10.1186/s12905-017-0491-y. - Full Text - Policy Brief
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 - Policy Brief
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

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