Psychosocial risk factors for HIV transmission in male drug abusers

Brook, Judith S.; Brook, David W.
August 1993
Genetic, Social & General Psychology Monographs;Aug93, Vol. 119 Issue 3, p371
Academic Journal
Examines the psychosocial risk factors for HIV transmission in male drug abusers. Needle-sharing behavior with familiar individuals and with strangers; Comparison of risks among black, Hispanic and white male drug users; Personality characteristics; Self-esteem; Mental problems; Deviance; Coping; Problem solving; Denial.


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