Title : Integrated Bio_Behavioral Survey (IBBS) Among Male Injecting Drug Users (IUDs) in the Kathmandu Valley

Abstract: The main objective of this study was to estimate the prevalence rate of HIV among injecting drug users (IDUs) in the three districts of Kathmandu Valley. The study assesses the injecting and sexual behavior, frequency of and the association between, risk behavior and HIV infection status among IDUs. The study measured the proportion of IDU sub populations that could transmit HIV infection because of their practice of high risk injecting behavior and having sexual links with regular and non_regular partners.

Sponsored By: FHI/Nepal. 2005.  75p. Availability:  Click here for Full Text


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