Prof Timothy Millar

Professor of Substance Use & Addictions

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Publications

  1. 2019
  2. Published

    Modeling the Potential Impact of Changing Access Rates to Specialist Treatment for Alcohol Dependence for Local Authorities in England: The Specialist Treatment for Alcohol Model (STreAM)

    Brennan, A., Hill-McManus, D., Stone, T., Buykx, P., Ally, A., Pryce, R. E., Alston, R., Jones, A., Cairns, D., Millar, T., Donmall, M., Phillips, T., Meier, P. & Drummond, C., 2019, In : Journal of studies on alcohol and drugs. Supplement. p. 96-109 14 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  3. Published

    The effectiveness of diversion programmes for offenders using Class A drugs: a systematic review and meta-analysis

    Hayhurst, K., Leitner, M., Davies, L., Millar, T., Jones, A., Flentje, R., Hickman, M., Fazel, S., Mayet, S., King, C., Senior, J., Lennox, C., Gold, R., Buck, D. & Shaw, J., 2019, In : Drugs: Education, Prevention and Policy. 26, 2, p. 113-124 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  4. 2018
  5. Published

    The impact of buprenorphine and methadone on mortality: a primary care cohort study in the United Kingdom

    Hickman, M., Steer, C., Tilling, K., Lim, A., Marsden, J., Millar, T., Strang, J., Telfer, M., Vickerman, P. & Macleod, J., Aug 2018, In : Addiction. 113, 8, p. 1461-1476 15 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  6. Published

    Ageing opioid users' increased risk of methadone-specific death in the UK

    Pierce, M., Millar, T., Robertson, J. R. & Bird, S. M., May 2018, In : The International Journal of Drug Policy. 55, p. 121-127 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  7. Published

    Effect of initiating drug treatment on the risk of drug-related poisoning death and acquisitive crime among offending heroin users

    Pierce, M., Bird, S. M., Hickman, M., Marsden, J., Dunn, G., Seddon, T. & Millar, T., Jan 2018, In : International Journal of Drug Policy.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  8. Published
  9. Published

    Effectiveness of community psychosocial and pharmacological treatments for alcohol use disorder: A national observational, cohort study in England

    Peacock, A., Eastwood, B., Jones, A., Millar, T., Horgan, P., Jonathan, K., Randhawa, K., White, M. & Marsden, J., 2018, In : Drug and Alcohol Dependence.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  10. Published

    Effectiveness of inpatient withdrawal and residential rehabilitation treatment for alcohol use disorder: A national observational, cohort study in England

    Eastwood, B., Peacock, A., Millar, T., Jones, A., Jonathan, K., Horgan, P., Lowden, T., Willey, P. & Marsden, J., 2018, In : Journal of Substance Abuse Treatment.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  11. Published

    Prevalence of recent fentanyl use among treated users of illicit opioids in England: based on piloted urine drug screens

    Bijral, P. S., Hayhurst, K., Bird, S. M. & Millar, T., 2018, In : Clinical Toxicology. 57, 5, p. 368-371

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  12. 2017
  13. Published

    Insights into the link between drug use and criminality: lifetime offending of criminally-active opiate users

    Pierce, M., Hayhurst, K., Bird, S. M., Hickman, M., Seddon, T., Dunn, G. & Millar, T., 1 Oct 2017, In : Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 179, p. 309-316

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  14. Published

    EMCDDA assessment of drug-induced death data and contextual information in selected countries

    Millar, T. & McAuley, A., Jun 2017, European Monitoring Centre for Drugs and Drug Addiction. 77 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  15. Published

    Pathways through opiate use and offending: a systematic review

    Hayhurst, K., Pierce, M., Hickman, M., Seddon, T., Dunn, G., Keane, J. & Millar, T., Jan 2017, In : International Journal of Drug Policy. 39, p. 1-13 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  16. Published

    Confounding in longitudinal studies in addiction treatment research

    Pierce, M., Dunn, G. & Millar, T., 2017, In : Addiction Research and Theory. 25, 3

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  17. Published

    Levels of motivation and readiness for treatment aligned with criminal justice referral and coercion among substance users in England

    Jones, A., Hayhurst, K. & Millar, T., 2017, In : Journal of Studies on Alcohol and Drugs. 78, 6, p. 884-888 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  18. 2016
  19. Published

    Short-Term Outcomes for Opiate and Crack Users Accessing Treatment: The Effects of Criminal Justice Referral and Crack Use

    Jones, A., Hayhurst, K. P., Millar, T., Pierce, M., Dunn, G. & Donmall, M., Apr 2016, In : European Addiction Research. 22, 3, p. 145-52 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  20. Published

    Problem drug use prevalence estimation revisited: heterogeneity in capture-recapture and the role of external evidence

    Jones, H. E., Welton, N. J., Ades, A. E., Pierce, M., Davies, W., Coleman, B., Millar, T. & Hickman, M., Mar 2016, In : Addiction. 111, 3, p. 438-47 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  21. Published

    Impact of treatment for opioid dependence on fatal drug-related poisoning: a national cohort study in England

    Pierce, M., Bird, S. M., Hickman, M., Marsden, J., Dunn, G., Jones, A. & Millar, T., Feb 2016, In : Addiction. 111, 2, p. 298-308 11 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  22. Published

    New opiate and crack-cocaine users: characteristics and trends

    N, M., Heap, D., Elliott, A. & Millar, T., 21 Jan 2016, London: The Home Office. 45 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportBook

  23. 2015
  24. Published

    Quantifying crime associated with drug use among a large cohort of sanctioned offenders in England and Wales

    Pierce, M., Hayhurst, K. P., Bird, S. M., Hickman, M., Dunn, G., Seddon, T. & Millar, T., 1 Oct 2015, In : Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 155, p. 52-9 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  25. Published

    Suicide by people in a community justice pathway: population-based nested case–control study.

    King, C., Senior, J., Webb, R. T., Millar, T., Piper, M., Pearsall, A., Humber, N., Appleby, L. & Shaw, J., Aug 2015, In : British Journal of Psychiatry. 207, 2, p. 175-176 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  26. Published

    National record linkage study of mortality for a large cohort of opioid users ascertained by drug treatment or criminal justice sources in England, 2005-2009.

    Pierce, M., Bird, S. M., Hickman, M. & Millar, T., Jan 2015, In : Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 146, p. 17-23 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  27. Published

    The Clinical and Cost Effectiveness of Diversion and Aftercare Programmes for Offenders using Class A Drugs: a systematic review and economic evaluation

    Hayhurst, K., Leitner, M., Davies, L., Flentje, R., Millar, T., Jones, A., King, C., Donmall, M., Farrell, M., Fazel, S., Harris, R., Hickman, M., Lennox, C., Mayet, S., Senior, J. & Shaw, J., Jan 2015, Issue 6 ed. Health Technology Assessment. (Final Report to the HTA Programme)

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  28. Published

    The effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of diversion and aftercare programmes for offenders using class A drugs: a systematic review and economic evaluation

    Hayhurst, K. P., Leitner, M., Davies, L., Flentje, R., Millar, T., Jones, A., King, C., Donmall, M., Farrell, M., Fazel, S., Harris, R., Hickman, M., Lennox, C., Mayet, S. & Senior, J., Jan 2015, In : Health Technology Assessment. 19, 6, p. 1-198 198 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  29. Published

    Cocaine powder: review of its prevalence, patterns of use and harm

    Millar, T. (ed.), 2015, London: Advisory Council on the Misuse of Drugs. 67 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  30. Published

    Fatal opioid poisoning: a counterfactual model to estimate the preventive effect of treatment for opioid use disorder in England

    White, M., Burton, R., Darke, S., Eastwood, B., Knight, J., Millar, T., Musto, V. & Marsden, J., 2015, In : Addiction. 110, 8, p. 1321-1329 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  31. Published

    Psychometric evaluation of the Circumstances, Motivation and Readiness (CMR) scale in community settings in England

    Jones, A., Jahr, S., Millar, T., Donmall, M., Melnick, G. & De Leon, G., 2015, In : Unknown Journal.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  32. Published
  33. 2014
  34. Published
  35. 2013
  36. Published

    Drug spend and acquisitive offending by substance misusers

    Hayhurst, K. P., Jones, A., Millar, T., Pierce, M., Davies, L., Weston, S. & Donmall, M., 1 Jun 2013, In : Drug and Alcohol Dependence. 130, 1-3, p. 24-29 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  37. 2012
  38. Published

    The Drug Treatment Outcomes Research Study (DTORS): Research Design and Baseline Data

    Donmall, M., Jones, A., Weston, S., Davies, L., Hayhurst, K. & Millar, T., 2 Mar 2012, In : The Open Addiction Journal. 5, p. 1-11

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  39. Published

    Trends in adolescent substance use, and their implications for understanding trends in mental health

    Aldridge, J., Hagell, A., Meier, P., Millar, T., Symonds, J. & Donmall, M., Mar 2012, Changing Adolescence: Social trends and adolescent mental health: Social Trends and Mental Health. Bristol: Policy Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  40. Published

    The Drug Data Warehouse: Linking data on drug misusers and drug-misusing offenders: Summary Report’

    Millar, T., Ahmad, M., Richardson, A., Skodbo, S., Donmall, M. & Jones, A., 2012, London: Home Office.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  41. Published

    Trends in adolescent substance use, their implications for understanding trends in mental health.

    Hagel, A., Aldridge, J. A., Meier, P., Millar, T. & Donmall, M., 2012, Changing Adolescence: Social trends and mental health. Bristol: Policy Press

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  42. 2011
  43. Published

    Estimates of the Prevalence of Opiate Use and/or Crack Cocaine Use, 2009/10

    Hay, G., Gannon, M., Casey, J. & Millar, T., 2011, London: National Treatment Agency for Substance Misuse.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  44. Published

    National and regional estimates of the prevalence of opiate and/or crack cocaine use 2009–10: a summary of key findings

    Hay, G., Gannon, M., Casey, J. & Millar, T., 2011, London: National Treatment Agency for Substance Misuse.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  45. 2010
  46. Published

    Estimates of the Prevalence of Opiate Use and/or Crack Cocaine Use, 2008/09

    Hay, G., Gannon, M., Casey, J. & Millar, T., 2010, London: National Treatment Agency for Substance Misuse.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  47. Published

    National and regional estimates of the prevalence of opiate and/or crack cocaine use 2008–09: a summary of key findings

    Hay, G., Gannon, M., Casey, J. & Millar, T., 2010, London: National Treatment Agency for Substance Misuse.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  48. Published

    Opiate and crack cocaine use: A new understanding of prevalence

    Hay, G., Gannon, M., MacDougall, J., Eastwood, C., Williams, K. & Millar, T., 2010, In : Drugs: Education, Prevention and Policy. 17, 2, p. 135-147 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  49. 2009
  50. Published

    The Drug Treatment Outcomes Research Study (DTORS): Final Outcomes Report

    Jones, A., Donmall, M., Millar, T., Moody, A., Weston, S., Anderson, T., Gittens, M., Abeywardana, V. & D'Souza, J., Dec 2009, London: Home Office. 58 p. (Home Office Research Report)

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  51. Published

    Capture-recapture and anchored prevalence estimation of injecting drug users in England: National and regional estimates

    Hay, G., Gannon, M., MacDougall, J., Eastwood, C., Williams, K. & Millar, T., 2009, In : Statistical Methods in Medical Research. 18, 4, p. 323-339 16 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  52. Published

    The Effect of Waiting for Treatment

    Millar, T., Donmall, M. & McGregor, S. (ed.), 2009, Responding to Drug Misuse: Research and Policy Priorities in Health and Social Care. London: Routledge, p. 67-78

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter

  53. 2008
  54. Published

    Glossary of terms relating to capture-recapture methods

    Millar, T., Domingo-Salvany, A., Eastwood, C. & Hay, G., Aug 2008, In : Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. 62, 8, p. 677-681 4 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  55. Published

    Changes in offending following prescribing treatment for drug misuse

    Millar, T., Jones, A., Donmall, M. & Roxburgh, M., 2008, London: National Treatment Agency for Substance Misuse.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  56. Published

    National and regional estimates of the prevalence of opiate use and/or crack cocaine use 2006/07: a summary of key findings.

    Hay, G., Gannon, M., MacDougall, J., Millar, T., Williams, K. & McKeganey, N., 2008, London: Home Office. (Home Office Research Report)

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  57. 2007
  58. Published

    National and regional estimates of the prevalence of opiate use and/or crack cocaine use 2005/06: a summary of key findings

    Hay, G., Gannon, M., MacDougall, J., Millar, T., Eastwood, C. & McKeganey, N., 2007, London: Home Office. (Home Office Online Report)

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  59. Published

    The Drug Interventions Programme (DIP): addressing drug use and offending through 'Tough Choices'

    Skodbo, S., Brown, G., Deacon, S., Cooper, A., Hall, A., Millar, T., Smith, J. & Whitham, K., 2007, London: Home Office. (Home Office Research Report)

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  60. 2006
  61. Published

    How well do trends in incidence of heroin use reflect hypothesised trends in prevalence of problem drug use in the North West of England?

    Millar, T., Gemmell, I., Hay, G., Heller, R. F. & Donmall, M., 1 Oct 2006, In : Addiction Research and Theory. 14, 5, p. 537-549 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  62. Published

    Local and National Estimates of the Prevalence of Opiate and/or Crack Cocaine Use (2004/05). In 'Measuring different aspects of problem drug use: methodological developments.'

    Hay, G., Gannon, M., MacDougal, J., Millar, T., Eastwood, C. & McKeganey, N., 2006, London: Home Office. (Home Office Online Report)

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  63. 2005
  64. Published

    Outcome of waiting lists study

    Donmall, MC., Watson, A., Millar, T. & Dunn, G., 2005, In : Drugs: Education, Prevention and Policy. 12, supp 1, p. 62-68 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  65. 2004
  66. Published

    Capture-recapture estimates of problem drug use and the use of simulation based confidence intervals in a stratified analysis

    Gemmell, I., Millar, T. & Hay, G., Sep 2004, In : Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. 58, 9, p. 758-765 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  67. Published

    The Dynamics of Drug Misuse: assessing changes in prevalence

    Millar, T., Gemmell, I., Hay, G. & Donmall, M., 2004, London: Home Office. (Home Office Online Report)

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned report

  68. Published
  69. 2003
  70. Published
  71. Published
  72. 2001
  73. Published

    Epidemiology: the dynamics of heroin epidemics

    Millar, T., 2001.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

  74. Published

    Hidden need for drug treatment services: Measuring levels of problematic drug use in the North West of England

    Beynon, C., Bellis, M. A., Millar, T., Meier, P., Thomson, R. & Jones, K. M., 2001, In : Journal of Public Health Medicine. 23, 4, p. 286-291 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  75. Published

    The Dynamics of Heroin Epidemics: strategic indicators

    Millar, T. & Craine, N., 2001.

    Research output: Contribution to conferenceOther

  76. Published

    The dynamics of heroin use; implications for intervention

    Millar, T., Craine, N., Carnwath, T. & Donmall, M., 2001, In : Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. 55, 12, p. 930-933 3 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  77. Published

    Treatment Outcome Evaluation - Is treatment working?

    Donmall, M., Meier, P. & Millar, T., 2001, In : Druglink. 16, 2

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  78. Published

    Unexplained illness and deaths among injecting drug users in England: A case control study using Regional Drug Misuse Databases

    Bellis, M. A., Beynon, C., Millar, T., Ashton, J. R., Thomson, R., Djuretic, T. & Taylor, A., 2001, In : Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. 55, 11, p. 843-844 1 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  79. 2000
  80. Published

    Cocaine misuse treatment in England

    Seivewright, N., Donmall, M., Douglas, J., Draycott, T. & Millar, T., 1 May 2000, In : International Journal of Drug Policy. 11, 3, p. 203-215 12 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  81. 1999
  82. Published

    Validation of the University of Manchester drug misuse database

    Crabbe, T., Donmall, M. & Millar, T., Mar 1999, In : Journal of Epidemiology and Community Health. 53, 3, p. 159-164 5 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  83. Published

    Approaches to Treating Cocaine Problems in England

    Seivewright, N., Donmall, M., Douglas, M., Draycott, J. & Millar, T., 1999.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

  84. 1996
  85. Published

    Can the drug misuse databases tell us about overlap?

    Millar, T. & Donmall, M., 1996, In : Druglink. 11, 3, p. 12

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  86. 1995
  87. Published

    Actual and perceived sharing of injecting equipment by drug users

    Millar, T. & Donmall, MC., 1995.

    Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

  88. Published
  89. 1993
  90. Published

    The ability of trainee general practitioners to identify psychological distress among their patients

    Goldberg, D. P., Jenkins, L., Millar, T. & Faragher, E. B., 1993, In : Psychological Medicine. 23, 1, p. 185-193 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  91. 1991
  92. Published

    Link between the ability to detect and manage emotional disorders: A study of general practitioner trainees

    Millar, T. & Goldberg, D. P., 1991, In : British Journal of General Practice. 41, 350, p. 357-359 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  93. Published

    Training general practitioners to teach psychiatric interviewing skills: An evaluation of group training

    Gask, L., Goldberg, D., Boardman, J., Craig, T., Goddard, C., Jones, O., Kiseley McGrath, S. G. & Millar, T., 1991, In : Medical education. 25, 5, p. 444-451 7 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  94. 1988
  95. Published

    Improving the psychiatric skills of the general practice trainee: An evaluation of a group training course

    Gask, L., Goldberg, D., Lesser, A. L. & Millar, T., 1988, In : Medical education. 22, 2, p. 132-138 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  96. 1987
  97. Published

    Improving the psychiatric skills of established general practitioners: evaluation of group teaching.

    Gask, L., McGrath, G., Goldberg, D. & Millar, T., Jul 1987, In : Medical education. 21, 4, p. 362-368 6 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  98. Published

    How psychiatric disorders are missed during medical consultations

    Davenport, S., Goldberg, D. & Millar, T., 1987, In : The Lancet. 2, 8556, p. 439-441 2 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  99. 1986
  100. Published

    Time diary sampling of daily activity and intrinsic motivation in unemployed young adults

    Millar, T. & Haworth, J., 1986, In : Leisure Studies. 5

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle