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Patterns and trends of amphetamine-type stimulants (ATS) and other drugs of abuse in East Asia and the Pacific 2006

Patterns and trends of amphetamine-type stimulants (ATS) and other drugs of abuse in East Asia and the Pacific 2006

a report from project: TDRASF97, Improving ATS data and information systems

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Published by United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, Regional Center for East Asia and the Pacific in Bangkok .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Amphetamine abuse -- East Asia -- Statistics.,
  • Amphetamine abuse -- Pacific Area -- Statistics.,
  • Stimulants -- East Asia -- Statistics.,
  • Stimulants -- Pacific Area -- Statistics.,
  • Drug abuse surveys -- East Asia.,
  • Drug abuse surveys -- Pacific Area.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesAmphetamine-type stimulants (ATS) and other drugs of abuse in East Asia and the Pacific 2006
    Statement[prepared by ... Nicholas J. Kozel ... et al.]
    GenreStatistics.
    SeriesPublication -- no. 2/2007, Publication (United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime. Regional Centre for East Asia and the Pacific) -- 2007/no. 2.
    ContributionsKozel, Nicholas J., United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime. Regional Centre for East Asia and the Pacific.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 158 p. :
    Number of Pages158
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20294652M

    2 Victorian amphetamine-type stimulants (ATS) and related drugs strategy – The Victorian Government is developing an amphetamine-type stimulants (ATS) and related drugs strategy as one part of its comprehensive response to the use of ATS and related drugs in the Victorian community. An expert taskforce, chaired by the. Amphetamine Misuse: International Perspectives on Current Trends as a 'Cinderella' drug is now the focus of increasing attention with the synthesis of an abundance of new forms of amphetamine-type substances as dealers become aware of the rising demand for low cost stimulants. Amphetamine Misuse appears at the beginning of a phase in Cited by:


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Patterns and trends of amphetamine-type stimulants (ATS) and other drugs of abuse in East Asia and the Pacific 2006 Download PDF EPUB FB2

Patterns and Trends in Amphetamine-type Stimulants in East Asia and the Pacific: Findings from the Regional ATS Questionnaire: Final Report Rebecca McKetin United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, Regional Center for East Asia and the Pacific, - Amphetamine abuse - 95 pages.

Patterns and Trends of Amphetamine-Type Stimulants and Other Drugs: Challenges for Asia and the Pacific Global SMART Programme The present report highlights the most current patterns and trends of amphetamine-type stimu-lants (ATS) and other drugs of use in East and Southeast Asia and provides overviews for the neighbouring regions of South Asia and the Paci c.

It is the second report prepared under the. Sep 03,  · Global SMART Programme Patterns and Trends of ATS and Other Drugs, Asia and the Pacific Report.

East Asia and South-East Asia are major centres for the illicit manufacture of amphetamine-type stimulants (ATS). There has been a significant expansion in the manufacture, trafficking and use of methamphetamines in the past five years.

Changes in the drug scene have implications for risk behavior and spread of blood-borne diseases. The aim of this multinational study was to research new trends in injection drug use in three Eurasian countries—Czech Republic (CZ), Georgia (GE), and Ukraine (UA)—with a substantial presence of amphetamine-type stimulants in the drug scene.

pharmacological effect but also in chemical structure: the amphetamine-type stimulants (abbreviated, throughout this review, as ATS). Historically, the demand for ATS as medicines was satisfied by the licit pharmaceutical industry. Amphetamine, for instance, was synthesized in but only marketed (as.

However, the trends are oscillating with time with significant year-to-year changes although there was some steadiness in the temporal patterns (trends), for example in (p-value=).Author: Ahmed Al-Imam. Oct 06,  · The methamphetamine (meth) problem is increasing in regions around the world.

As the most widely manufactured amphetamine-type stimulant, it is the second most commonly used illicit drug worldwide. Outside of governmental sources, few studies Cited by: 3. iv Interventions and Treatment for Problematic Use of Methamphetamine and Other Amphetamine-Type Stimulants (ATS) Glossary Addiction The word addiction is used to preface specialist alcohol and other drug services, workers, practitioners and clinicians dealing with moderate to severe problematic methamphetamine and ATS use.

Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied.

The Convention on Psychotropic Substances of is a United Nations treaty designed to control psychoactive drugs such as amphetamine-type stimulants, barbiturates, benzodiazepines, and psychedelics signed in Vienna, Austria on 21 February The Single Convention on Narcotic Drugs of did not ban the many newly discovered psychotropics, since its scope was limited to drugs with Location: Vienna, Austria.

Apr 16,  · Amphetaminetype stimulants market. Sat, 16 Apr | Drug Report. Sobriety Success. Get Instant Access. Summary trend overview Patterns and Trends of amphetamine-type stimulants (ATS) and other drugs abused in East Asia and the Pacific This Book Is One Of The Most Valuable Resources In The World When It Comes To Helpful.

However, what has been viewed as a 'Cinderella' drug is now the focus of increasing attention with the synthesis of an abundance of new forms of amphetamine-type substances as dealers become aware of the rising demand for low cost stimulants.

Amphetamine is now economically attractive to. These trends continued in The present report highlights the most current patterns and trends of amphetamine-type stimulants and other drugs of use in East and South-East Asia and provides overviews for the neighbouring regions of South Asia and the Pacific.

Stimulants also increase serotonin and norepinephrine activity and have effects on a number of other neurotransmitter systems. Serotonin enhancement is contributory, but not obligatory, in the behavioral rewarding from stimulant use The subjective effects of stimulants of varying potencies are correlated with norepinephrine release Cited by: 27 -- Despite an overall 'stable' global drug use situation, an increase in South-East Asia's markets for amphetamine-type stimulants (ATS) and a continuing rise in opium cultivation pose growing human security and public health challenges, according to a UN Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) Report released on 26 June Patterns and Trends of Amphetamine-Type Stimulants and Other Patterns and Trends of.

Amphetamine-Type Stimulants and Other Drugs: Global SMART Programme. Challenges for Asia and the Pacific leboostcamp.com Read/Download File Report Abuse. Patterns and Trends of Amphetamine-Type Stimulants and Other Drugs, Asia and the Pacific, (Myanmar section and full report) Patterns and Trends of Amphetamine-Type Stimulants and Other Drugs in East and South-East Asia (and neighbouring regions) - Myanmar Book overview: "This book's main contribution is that it is the first to.

Nov 02,  · Patterns and trends of Amphetamine-type stimulants and other drugs in East Asia and the Pacific A Report from Project: TDRASF97 Improving ATS Data and Information Systems. United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, Vienna.

Google ScholarCited by: 3. Behavioural treatments are efficacious, but their impact is limited underscoring the need for other treatment options, notably, pharmacotherapy.

APPROACH: A review of randomised controlled trials of pharmacotherapies for methamphetamine- or amphetamine-type stimulants was performed using PubMed and Google Scholar leboostcamp.com by: Yes, misuse of prescription stimulants can lead to a substance use disorder (SUD), which takes the form of addiction in severe cases.

Long-term use of stimulants, even as prescribed by a doctor, can cause a person to develop a tolerance, which means that he or she needs higher and/or more frequent doses of the drug to get the desired effects.

8 The most recent data reported for Cambodia and Lao PDR is for (UNODC, Patterns and Trends of Amphetamine-Type Stimulants and Other Drugs of Abuse in East Asia and the Pacific (June )).

The data for the Republic of Korea do not include cannabis. 9 Cambodia, Lao PDR, Myanmar, Thailand, Viet Nam and bordering provinces of south China. Cannabis in Brunei is illegal and trafficking can be punished with the death penalty.

Crystal meth and herbal cannabis are the primary drugs in the nation. InMalaysian national Lam Ming Hwa was executed for possessing a gram slab of cannabis. ReferencesBy country: Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria, Angola.

A theme in the chapter, as elsewhere in the book (pp. ), is a contrast between “good” premodern use patterns and “bad” industrial ones. Psychoactive substances have been used since antiquity within well-defined and socially integrated practices of medicine, religion and ceremony.

May 07,  · Abstract. Based on qualitative findings regarding the organizational structure and modus operandi of cross-border drug-trafficking entities in Vietnam, this chapter looks at the effectiveness of drug control on both sides.

The findings are the outcome of surveys and interviews with Criminal Investigation Police on Drug-Related Crimes (CIPDRC) officers, both Vietnamese and Laotian, in the Author: Hai Thanh Luong.

The group of amphetamine-type stimulants (ATS) encompasses amphetamines (amphetamine, metham-phetamine), ecstasy (MDMA and related substances) Trends in world drug marketsAmphetamine-type stimulants 7, in and to a record high of 18, in Amphetamine-type stimulants (ATS) are the second most commonly used illicit drugs in Europe and globally.

However, there is limited understanding of what shapes patterns of ATS use over the life course. The ATTUNE project “Understanding Pathways to Stimulant Use: a mixed methods examination of the individual, social and cultural factors shaping illicit stimulant use across Europe” aims to.

Effects of Stimulants: Intoxication. Stimulant intoxication produces feelings of euphoria, well-being, and confidence. Dramatic changes in behavior and mood disturbances also occur. People may become highly paranoid, anxious, irritable, angry, or depressed.

In addition dramatic mood swings can occur. People may exhibit poor judgment and aggression. However, coexisting with these favorable conditions are underlying and underaddressed social inequalities that may have an impact on patterns of use and abuse of substances, including amphetamine-type stimulants (ATSs).

For example, since most of the increase in national income has benefited people who are at the top 20% of the income leboostcamp.com by: May 31,  · The objective of this study is to review and summarize available evidence regarding the impact of amphetamines on pregnancy, the newborn infant and the child.

Amphetamines are neurostimulants and Cited by: Background: Amphetamine-type stimulants (ATS) are the second most commonly used illicit drugs in Europe and globally. However, there is limited understanding of what shapes patterns of ATS use over the life course.

The ATTU NE project “Understanding Pathways to Stimulant Use: a mixed methods examination of the individual, social and. Amphetamine-type stimulants were the most prevalent drugs, replacing opioids in the drug market. The prevalence trend measured by wastewater-based epidemiology data reflected the shift to amphetamine-type stimulants as reported by the Association of Southeast Asian Nations Narcotics Cooperation Center.

Trends and Patterns of Amphetamine Author: Peng Du, Xin Liu, Guangcai Zhong, Zilei Zhou, Margaret William Thomes, Choon Weng Lee, Chui Wei Bong.

INTRODUCTION. The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime estimated that tonnes of methamphetamine was synthesized in 1, which is equivalent to billion ‐mg doses of the leboostcamp.comphetamine is the second most popular illicit drug world‐wide, with an annual global prevalence estimated at %.Cited by: Neuropharmacology and toxicology of novel amphetamine-type stimulants.

Bjørnar den Hollander. Institute of Biomedicine, Pharmacology. University of Helsinki. Academic Dissertation. To be presented, with the permission of the Medical Faculty of the University of Helsinki. In this chapter, the use of a range of synthetically produced drugs is reviewed.

Some of these, such as the amphetamines, have a long history of use in Europe. McKetin R, Dean O, Lubman D, Dietze P, Higgs P, Kelly P, Turner A, Quinn B, Carter G. The N-ICE trial: A randomised controlled trial of the safety and efficacy of N-Acetyl Cysteine (NAC) as a pharmacotherapy for methamphetamine (“ice”) dependence NHMRC Project Grant APP$1, Amphetamines are a class of central nervous system stimulants with a similar chemical structure, including amphetamine, methamphetamine, dextroamphetamine, ephedrine, and.

Jun 01,  · Between andover hair samples were analysed at the Institute for Medical Research and Occupational Health, Croatia (IMROH) for the presence of amphetamine-type stimulants.

IMROH has used the same procedure for testing hair samples Cited by: 5. Amphetamine-type stimulants (ATS) are drugs that belong to the stimulant class of drugs and, as such, they excite or speed up the nervous system and produce effects similar to adrenaline. Methamphetamine and amphetamine are now the major forms of ATS available worldwide and the most widely consumed synthetic stimulants.

Unlike cocaine. In this connection, it seems pertinent to note that a detailed analysis of stimulant abuse data from US national household drug surveys a decade ago that, despite the purportedly stricter control of these products under US Schedule II regulations, half of the million past-year nonmedical users of stimulants in the United States used Cited by: 9.

amphetamine-type stimulants among young people was reported, for example, in Argentina, Chile and Colombia. controlled substances and to closely monitor patterns of and trends in trafficking in and abuse of those drugs in CHAPTER III.

ANALYSIS OF THE WORLD SITUATION. leboostcamp.comants. of Share & Embed.Treatment Protocol: An intervention developed for the use of staff and clinicians working with ATS clients in Therapeutic Communities Lynne Magor--BlatchBlatch Project Officer James Pitts Chief Executive Officer Odyssey House McGrath Foundation.

2 WHAT IS THE AMPHETAMINE TYPE STIMULANTS (ATS) GRANTS PROGRAM? $ million committed in Australian.