REVIEW OF VOLATILE SUBSTANCE USE AMONG ABORIGINAL AND TORRES STRAIT ISLANDER PEOPLE

February 26, 2016

REVIEW OF VOLATILE SUBSTANCE USE AMONG ABORIGINAL AND TORRES STRAIT ISLANDER PEOPLE

The Australian Indigenous Health InfoNet has published a "Review of volatile substance use among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people".  This updated resource includes a comprehensive overview of the current evidence around the effects of volatile substances, the global situation, current prevalence in Australia, as well as an overview of responses.  It incorporates information on the success of low aromatic fuel (such as Opal) in reducing rates of petrol sniffing in central Australia.

Go to "Review of volatile substance use among Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people"