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Cover image for lecture: 'Ice', 'Crystal Meth', 'Tina' - Drug Profile and Effects Explained

Lecture Overview

What is ice and how does it differ from other methamphetamines? Known by multiple names, ice is a crystallised form of methamphetamine. They physiological effects of this stimulant on the human body are vast. This session explains what ice is, where it comes from and how it is taken.


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Dr Shaun Greene is a clinical toxicologist and emergency medicine physician who works at Austin Health in Melbourne. He is currently medical director of the Victorian Poisons Information Centre and Director of the Austin Hospital Clinical Toxicology Service. Shaun trained as a clinical toxicologist in the United Kingdom where he developed a keen professional interest in recreational drugs. His research interests include novel psychoactive substances and pharmaceutical opioid harm reduction.


73 Total Rating(s)
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Craig Broomhall
03 Oct 2019

Extremely informative presentation with a knowledgeable and engaging presenter. Highly recommended.

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tracey lackmann
31 May 2019

very good

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Olivia Collins
30 May 2019

This educator was very thorough with the situations and effects of different drugs and what to consider when assessing a new patient.

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Natalie King
17 May 2019

great lecture, thank you.

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Alanna Bennett
12 May 2019

Gained further knowledge

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Daryl Stuart
27 Apr 2019

Excellent learning opportunity.

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Narelle Howell
23 Apr 2019

Great video

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Donna Sebille
15 Apr 2019

Love this presented, provides factual information in an ongoing and succinct manner. Very helpful and informative

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DEIDRE Bartier
11 Apr 2019

I really enjoyed this lecture - the content was interesting and I found it most informative. The lecturer made it easy to listen too - I would have liked to hear more.

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Jan Giles
02 Apr 2019

Very well presented. I have gained so much knowledge in a very short time. The presenter made the topic easy to understand

CPD50m of CPD
Total Rating(s)  73
Published25 January 2018
Expires10 December 2019
Addiction and Substance Abuse
Correctional / Remand
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