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The effectiveness of diversion programmes for offenders using Class A drugs: a systematic review and meta-analysis

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Background and Aims: Community-based offenders are an under-researched group. We reviewed existing literature for evidence on the effectiveness of community-based diversion programmes for Class A drug-using offenders.

Methods: 31 databases, online resources and bibliographies were searched for studies published 1985 to 2012, with an update search March 2016. No geographic restrictions were applied although only English language papers were considered. Included studies involved c...

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Published
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Peer reviewed

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10.1080/09687637.2017.1398715

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Name:
Home Office
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Millar, T
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Name:
Change, Grow, Live
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Hayhurst, K
Millar, T
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Public Health England
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Jones, A
Millar, T
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Department of Health
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Jones, A
Millar, T
Publisher:
Taylor and Francis
Journal:
Drugs: Education, Prevention and Policy More from this journal
Volume:
26
Issue:
2
Pages:
113-124
Publication date:
2017-11-16
Acceptance date:
2017-10-26
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EISSN:
1465-3370
ISSN:
0968-7637
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pubs:743609
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uuid:e77b6276-e6eb-4880-b625-af3b8dccd9b6
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pubs:743609
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743609
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2017-11-07

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