TITLE

A dangerous new trend in Indonesia

PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
AIDS Epidemic Update, December 2002;1/1/2002, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
A section of the book "AIDS Epidemic Update, December 2002" is presented. It reports on the growing phenomenon of drug injection in Indonesia. Data from a drug treatment center in the country revealed that the prevalence of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) is rising. It was estimated that 43,000 injecting drug users are already infected with HIV. A graph that shows information on HIV prevalence among injecting drug users at a drug treatment center in Jakarta from 1997 to 2001 is included.
ACCESSION #
24730506

 

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