Journal article

Does methamphetamine use increase violent behaviour? Evidence from a prospective longitudinal study

Rebecca McKetin, Dan I Lubman, Jake M Najman, Sharon Dawe, Peter Butterworth, Amanda L Baker

Addiction | WILEY-BLACKWELL | Published : 2014


Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council

Funding Acknowledgements

This research was funded by the National Health and Medical Research Council (Project Grant no. 350974) and the Australian Government Department of Health and Ageing. Data were collected through the Methamphetamine Treatment Evaluation Study (MATES), conducted by the National Drug and Alcohol Research Centre, University of New South Wales. The authors acknowledge the contribution of other project investigators: Robert Ali, Richard Mattick, Joanne Ross, Nicole Lee and Abdullah Mamun. Thanks also go to the research officers who assisted with data collection (Shelley Cogger, Erin Kelly, Kate Hetherington, Grace Ho, Cathie Sammut, Sagari Sarkar, Rachel Sutherland and Miriam Wyzenbeek), participating treatment agencies and the research participants.