OST

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AcronymDefinition
OSTOriginal Sound Track
OSTOfficial Soundtrack
OSTOut of School Time (after-school care programs)
OSTOut of State Transfer (various applications)
OSTOglala Sioux Tribe (Pine Ridge, SD)
OSTOffline Storage Table (computing)
OSTOpioid Substitution Therapy (drug dependency)
OSTOffice of Science and Technology
OSTOriginal Star Trek (TV series)
OSTOpioid Substitution Treatment
OSTOpen Source Technologies (various locations)
OSTOn-Screen Text (Games)
OSTOn Screen Time
OSTOpen Systems Theory
OSTOn Second Thought
OSTon Site Dedicated Training
OSTOpen System Technologies
OSTObject Storage Target
OSTOpen Standards Terminal
OSTOpen Space Technology
OSTOptical Storage Technology
OSTOpen Source Technology
OSTOffice Skills Test
OSTOut-Service Training (various locations)
OSTOffice of the Secretary of Transportation
OSTOld Spanish Trail
OSTOffice of the Special Trustee for American Indians
OSTOrganisation Scientifique du Travail (French: Scientific Labor Organization)
OSTOklahoma State Treasurer
OSTOffline Store
OSTOrganizational Skills Training
OSTOblate School of Theology
OSTOpen Storage (software)
OSTOuter Space Treaty
OSTOn-Screen Takeoff (construction planning)
OSTOffice of Secure Transportation (US Department of Energy)
OSTObservatoire des Sciences et Techniques (French: science and technology observatory)
OSTOfficer Safety Training (various locations)
OSTOperations Support Tool
OSTOverseas Study Tour (various locations)
OSTOptimal Solutions and Technologies (Washington, DC)
OSTOn-Site Technician (various companies)
OSTOnline Service Provider
OSTOperations Support Team
OSTOrder Ship Time
OSTOperational Sea Training
OSTOpen Skies Treaty
OSTOxford Superconducting Technology (New Jersey)
OSTOffice of Security Transition
OSTOriginating Station Treatment
OSTOpen Source Teaching
OSTOrthogonal Space-Time (coding scheme)
OSTOptical Standards Tester (Carcadiant Systems)
OSTOperational Suitability Test
OSTOral Specimen Test
OSTOrder & Shipping Time
OSTObjective, Strategy, Tactics (business/marketing)
OSTOdonata Survey of Texas
OSTObservational Sequence Table
OSTOperational Requirements Document Support Team
OSTOPTEC System Team
OSTOptical Switch Technology
OSTOver-Stress Test
OSTOrmat Solar Turbine
OSTOff-Station Trainer (US Air Force)
OSTOral Systemic Thermography (dental hygiene)
OSTOscillating Sand Abrasion Test
References in periodicals archive ?
Evidence for the effectiveness of opioid substitution treatment in relation to HIV transmission in people who inject drugs: a systematic review and meta-analysis.
Tihar Jail hosts the only opioid substitution treatment programme in an Indian prison (34).
Improving access to drug dependency treatment, including scaling-up of opioid substitution treatment, would be another positive step (48).
The ultimate aim of opioid substitution treatment is eventual dose reduction and abstinence when the individual is ready, and treatment goals should be reviewed every 3-6 months.
Opioid substitution treatment (OST) plays a fundamental role in supporting people to recover from drug dependence.
Reti established and coordinates the first telehealth initiative for clients requiring opioid substitution treatment in Northland and has seen, first hand, the benefits it gives to rural clients.
Being in treatment, particularly opioid substitution treatment is known to be strongly protective against mortality (Bargagli, Davoli, Minozzi, Vecchi, & Perucci, 2007; Davoli et al., 2007; Degenhardt et al., 2009; Degenhardt et al., 2011a; Darke, Williamson, Ross, & Teesson, 2005; Brugal et al., 2005), however many opiate users are known to move in and out of treatment over time - rather than maintain a steady contact.
This editorial has touched on a range of prevention responses to overdose, from opioid substitution treatment to take-home naloxone, and pointed out that many of the risk factors for overdose are now known.
(2009) The diversion and injection of the pharmaceutical opioids used in opioid substitution treatment: Findings from the Australian post-marketing surveillance studies of buprenorphine-naloxone, 2006-2008.
Treatments can be broadly divided into two approaches, namely those based on opioid withdrawal and relapse prevention and those based on opioid substitution treatment (OST), the latter sometimes being referred to as opioid replacement or opioid maintenance treatment.
National AIDS Control Programme is based on three pillars-Prevention, Care-counselling and Treatment.Prevention programme for High risk Groups (HRGs) and bridge population is implemented through Targeted Interventions and provision of services including condoms, needle syringes, Opioid Substitution Treatment, linkages to various facilities like HIV testing and Health check-ups for STIs.