Opioids – where to from here?
Opioids are among the most powerful analgesics available to medicine, but they have huge capacity to cause harm. In trying to solve one problem, is a bigger one being created?
Bracing for the opioid tsunami
The drug epidemic that's claimed thousands of lives in the US is swiftly becoming a threat to the health of many Australians.
Professor, Addiction Studies and Services; Director, Turning Point Alcohol and Drug Centre
Professor, Department of Anaesthesia and Perioperative Medicine
PhD Candidate at the Centre for Medicine Use and Safety, Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences
Professor, Centre for Medicine Use & Safety
Deputy Director, Monash Addiction Research Centre