Title: Integrated Bio-Behavioral Survey (IBBS) among Injecting Drug Users (IDUs) in Kathmandu Valley, Round III 2007

Abstract: The IBBS is being conducted at regular intervals in Nepal. This is the third round of IBBS among Injecting Drug Users (IDUs) study in Kathmandu valley. The main objective of this study was to determine the prevalence of STI, HIV/AIDS and Syphilis among IDUs working in the Kathmandu Valley (urban areas of Kathmandu, Bhaktapur and Lalitpur) and to assess their STI related risk behaviors. The study also to analyze trends through comparison with data obtained from the 2006 and 2004 IBBS in the Valley.

Sponsored By: FHI/Nepal, January 2008, 91p. Availability: Click here for Full Text

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