Home > Availability of HIV prevention and treatment services for people who inject drugs: findings from 21 countries.

Petersen, Zaino and Myers, Bronwyn and Van Hout, Marie Claire and Plüddemann, Andreas and Parry, Charles (2013) Availability of HIV prevention and treatment services for people who inject drugs: findings from 21 countries. Harm Reduction Journal , 10 , (13) .

URL: http://www.harmreductionjournal.com/content/10/1/1...

About a third of the global HIV infections outside sub-Saharan Africa are related to injecting drug use (IDU), and this accounts for a growing proportion of persons living with HIV. This paper is a response to the need to monitor the state of the HIV epidemic as it relates to IDU and the availability of HIV treatment and harm reduction services in 21 high epidemic countries.


Item Type:Article
Date:2013
Publisher:BioMed Central
Volume:10
Number:13
EndNote:View
Accession Number:HRB (Electronic Only)
Subjects:J Health care, prevention and rehabilitation > Health related prevention > Health information and education > Communicable disease control > HIV prevention
T Demographic characteristics > Intravenous / injecting drug user
VA Geographic area > Africa > South Africa
G Health and disease > Disorder by cause > Communicable disease > HIV

Repository Staff Only: item control page