TITLE

Prescribing Syringes to Injection Drug Users: What the Family Physician Should Know

AUTHOR(S)
Rich, Josiah D.; Taylor, Lynn; Mehrotra, Meenakshi; Mason, Rachel; Stozek, Michelle; Stancliff, Sharon
PUB. DATE
July 2003
SOURCE
American Family Physician;7/1/2003, Vol. 68 Issue 1, p45
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
Editorial. Offers observation on injection drug use (IDU), which contributed to the spread of human immunodeficiency virus infection in the U.S. Health risks facing IDU; Information on the needle/syringe exchange programs; Solution to the problem of disease transmission through syringe sharing.
ACCESSION #
10249257

 

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