Guidance for professionals on how to use a harm reduction approach to substance misuse.

View details

First published:
5 July 2013
Last updated:

Documents

Substance misuse treatment framework health and wellbeing compendium
, file type: PDF, file size: 517 KB

PDF
517 KB
This file may not be accessible. Request a different format. If you need a more accessible version of this document please email digital@gov.wales. Please tell us the format you need. If you use assistive technology please tell us what this is.

Details

It includes recommendations for action under the following health care elements:

  • oral health
  • sexual health
  • safer injecting and other routes of ingestion
  • wound management prevention
  • testing and treatment for blood borne viruses
  • reducing fatal and near fatal poisonings targeting especially vulnerable groups