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Australian Standard Classification of Drugs of Concern 2011

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Metadata item type:Help on this termClassification Scheme
Synonymous names:Help on this termASCDC 2011
METeOR identifier:Help on this term466899
Registration status:Help on this termHealth, Standard 07/12/2011
Community Services (retired), Standard 06/02/2012
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018
Definition:Help on this termThe Australian Bureau of Statistics' classification for data relating to drugs which are considered to be of concern in Australian society.
Classification structure:Help on this termThe main classification of the ASCEDC has a three level hierarchical structure. It is essentially a classification of type of drug of concern based on the chemical structure, mechanism of action and effect on physiological activity of the drugs of concern.

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Steward:Help on this termAustralian Bureau of Statistics (ABS)
Origin:Help on this termThe Australian Standard Classification of Drugs of Concern (ASCDC). ABS Cat No. 1248.0 (2011)

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Supersedes Australian Standard Classification of Drugs of Concern 2000 Health, Superseded 07/12/2011

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Drug of concern (ASCDC 2011 extended) code NNNN Health, Standard 07/12/2011
Community Services (retired), Standard 06/02/2012
ACT Health, Final 09/08/2018

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