Researching harm reduction--care and contradictions.

  title={Researching harm reduction--care and contradictions.},
  author={Matthew W. Hamilton},
  journal={Substance use & misuse},
  volume={34 1},
This paper sets out to identify why research is important in realizing the potential a harm-reduction framework has for informing policy and practice in relation to all psychoactive drugs. In doing so it includes examples of research about alcohol and tobacco, since legitimizing the harm-reduction approach requires strengthening the research foundation… CONTINUE READING