Table of contents

  • Preliminary material
    • Title and verso pages
    • Contents
    • Acknowledgments
    • Abbreviations
    • Symbols
    • Summary
  • Body section
    • 1 Introduction
      • What are opioid drugs?
      • What problems can opioid dependence cause?
      • What treatment is available?
      • How is opioid pharmacotherapy provided in Australia?
      • What information is included in the NOPSAD collection?
      • What is the NOPSAD collection used for?
    • 2  Clients
      • 2.1 How many people receive pharmacotherapy treatment?
      • 2.2 What drugs do clients receive?
      • 2.3 Who receives pharmacotherapy treatment?
    • 3 Prescribers
      • 3.1 How are prescribers authorised?
      • 3.2 Where do prescribers work?
      • 3.3 How many clients do prescribers treat?
      • 3.4 Does drug treatment vary between sectors?
    • 4 Dosing points
      • 4.1 Where are pharmacotherapy drugs provided?
      • 4.2 Where do clients receive their pharmacotherapy drugs?
    • 5 The opioid pharmacotherapy system in Australia
  • End matter
    • Appendixes
      • Appendix A: Additional tables
      • Appendix B: Data quality statement
      • Appendix C: Data requests and related data collections
    • References
    • List of tables
    • List of figures
    • List of boxes