Title: Integrated Bio_Behavioral Survey (IBBS) Among Male Injecting Drug Users (IDUs) in Pokhara.

 Abstract: This second round of IBBS was conducted to compare and analyze trends against the data from the first round survey. The study assesses the prevalence of HIV, drug-injecting and sexual behavior, the frequency of and the association between, risk behavior and HIV infection study among the IDUs. The study measure the proportion of IDUs that could transmit HIV infection because of their practice of high risk injecting behavior and having sexual links with regular and non_regular partners. The study would also provide the data that could be used to measure the impact of intervention among the target risk group, IDUs in the Pokhara Valley.

 Sponsored By : FHI/Nepal. 2005.  77p. Availability:  Click here for Full Text

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