Title: Integrated Bio_Behavioral Survey (IBBS) Among Male Injecting Drug Users (IUDs) in Eastern Terai.

 Abstract: This second round of IBBS survey among IDUs in Eastern Nepal was designed to measure the impact of FHI intervention programs on the targeted risk group sub-population. The study compared the analyzed trends against the data from the first round survey. The study has assesses prevalence of HIV, injecting the sexual behaviors, proportion of IDU sub-population that could transmit HIV infection because of their practice of high risk injecting behavior and frequency of and the association between risk behavior HIV infection statuses among IDU sub-populations. The information on behavioral data relating to drug injection, syringe/needle sharing and sexual behavior among the IDUs were collected using structured questionnaire and HIV infection from clinical test. -IDUs in the three districts of Jhapa, Morang and Sunsari of the eastern Nepal.

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

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