TITLE

HIV and STD Prevention Update

AUTHOR(S)
Makulowich, Gail S.
PUB. DATE
February 1998
SOURCE
AIDS Patient Care & STDs;Feb1998, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p151
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on syringe exchange programs (SEP) which prevent transmission of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) from needles which are infected by providing intravenous drug users (IDU) with ones that are sterile. Estimated number of SEPs in the United States; Information on studies conducted by researchers in Australia relating to SEPs; Vital importance of the involvement of the federal government in relation to SEPs.
ACCESSION #
336138

 

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