Posters - SSA Annual Conference 2018


Conference Posters 2018: Research, service evaluation and audit

Dr Julius Burkauskas

Adaptation of the Alcohol Use Disorders Identification Test (AUDIT) in Lithuanian patients with anxiety and mood disorders


Dr Julius Burkauskas

Is it time to prescribe to log off: What do we know about problematic use of the Internet?


Dr Penny Buykx

Commissioning of alcohol services by Local Authorities in a climate of disinvestment: stakeholder perspectives of opportunity and risk


Dr Gary Cooney

Changing drinking patterns in patients with severe alcohol dependence around the advent of MUP in the West of Scotland


Ms Natalie Davies

Time for safer injecting facilities?


Dr Sarah Gentry

Reported patterns of vaping to support long term abstinence from smoking


Dr Helen Gleeson

Exploring pathways through and beyond alcohol treatment among Polish women and men in a London borough


Mrs Christine Goodair

The SALIS Collection: Preserving and making available addiction literature through a digital archive accessible to all


Mrs Christine Goodair

Our invisible addicts: Public health and substance misuse in older people


Dr Frank Gray

RBP-6000 buprenorphine monthly depot demonstrates sustained clinical efficacy and safety in phase III opioid use disorder (OUD) trials


Dr Anne-Marie Grew

Review of off-label antipsychotic prescribing in Renfrewshire drug service


Dr Bernadette Hard

A local service evaluation to describe the use of Espranor® on treatment adherence and on-top opioid usage of patients receiving opioid substitution therapy


Dr Lee Hogarth

Relationship between childhood abuse and substance misuse problems is mediated by substance use coping motives, in school attending South African adolescents


Ms Neeti Iyer

Development of the Drug Abuse Thinking Scale


Nicola Kalk

Substance use in psychiatric crisis: still the usual suspects


Dr Kevin Lally

A multidisciplinary audit on hepatitis C management in The National Drug Treatment Centre of Ireland


Dr Beverly Love

The interplay between substance use and intimate partner violence perpetration: A meta-ethnography


Dr Rafaella Milani

Predictive relationships of drinking motives and weekly alcohol consumption in English and Italian young adults


Dr Katherine Morley

The role of alcohol intoxication in repeated use of emergency psychiatric care


Dr Caitlin Notley

Preventing Return to Smoking Postpartum (PReS Study): Development of an evidence-based complex intervention for maintaining positive behaviour change


Dr Matthew Smith

Pre-exposure prophylaxis for people who inject drugs: results from an exploratory study carried out during an ongoing HIV outbreak in Glasgow, Scotland


Dr Kirstie Soar

Cannabis vaping: An online survey characterising patterns of use, reasons for use and the effects of vaping


Dr Frances Thirlway

Patterns of regular tobacco and cannabis co-use amongst low-SES users and the arrival of CBD on the retail market: a community study


Dr Allan Tyler

Optics and illusions of street drinking in East London: A thematic analysis


Miss Alex Viccars

Transforming delivery of substance misuse support to female prisoners

Conference Posters 2018: Student-led research

Kyle Brown

An examination of compensatory puffing and variation in mood during naturalistic e-cigarette use


Mr Carl Buckfield

Associative learning with an alcohol unconditioned stimulus in light and heavy drinkers


Dr Stefano Casalotti

Users' perspectives of the effectiveness of a peer-led community based alcohol support service


Ms Philippa Case

Are changes in the quality and quantity of social support across the life course associated with changes in alcohol consumption: findings from the Whitehall II study


Ms Philippa Case

Newly at risk? Using Health Survey for England data to retrospectively explore the characteristics of newly defined at-risk drinkers following the change to the UK Low Risk Drinking Guidelines


Miss Emma Chapman

The application of training a restrained mental set to reduce cigarette-seeking behaviour


Mr Sam Craft

User characteristics of high versus low potency adolescent cannabis users


Miss Maddy Dyer

Alcohol use in late adolescence and early adulthood: The role of generalised anxiety disorder and drinking to cope motives


Mrs Zhanna Gaulen

Perceived impacts of dental problems and hygiene behaviors among people receiving opioid maintenance treatment


Ms Carol-Ann Getty

A systematic review and meta-analysis of the effectiveness of Mobile Telephone-Delivered Contingency Management interventions promoting behaviour change in individuals with substance use disorders


Miss Elena Gomis-Vicent

The effects of transcranial direct current stimulation (tDCS) in impulsivity and risk-taking behaviour


Miss Emma Hamilton

Developing a theory of social isolation and loneliness in a cohort of older male drug users


Sibella Hare Breidahl

Naloxone options and potential impact: Survey of target populations and their attitudes and likely use of nasal versus injectable formulations (Preliminary findings)


Mrs Helen Howlett

A survey of health care professionals' knowledge and experience of Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder (FASD) and alcohol use in pregnancy


Mrs Catherine Kimber

Effects of device type and nicotine concentrations on e-cigarette naïve smokers' puffing topography in a two-week smoking reduction attempt


Ms Maike Klein

'Recovery' in UK drug policy: A comparative policy-as-discourse analysis of England, Wales and Scotland


Dr Will Lawn

Substance-linked sex in homosexual, heterosexual and bisexual men and women: an online, international, self-selecting survey


Mr Steven Maxwell

Chemsex behaviours among men who have sex with men: A systematic review of the literature


Mr Shane O'Mahony

The addicted habitus in Cork City


John Robins

The impact of alcohol use on emergency psychiatric care of suicidal individuals


Mr Erikas Simonavicius

Mental healthcare staff experiences of Smokefree policy and suggestions for better support


Ms Zoe Swithenbank

Tobacco use in recovery from substance misuse: A small-scale study of the perceptions of smoking held by adults in residential rehabilitation units in the North West of England


Basak Tas

Heroin overdose: Experimental testing and measurement in the laboratory (Preliminary findings)


Ms Hannah Walsh

Measuring co-use of tobacco and cannabis: methodological findings from a systematic review and meta-analysis of treatment interventions


Miss Amy Wilson

A preliminary investigation into the inappropriate use of Naloxone by people who use drugs