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AIDS and intravenous drug use

community intervention and prevention

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Published by Hemisphere Pub. Corp. in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • AIDS (Disease) -- Prevention.,
  • Intravenous drug abusers -- Diseases -- Prevention.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by C.G. Leukefeld, R.J. Battjes, Z. Amsel.
    ContributionsLeukefeld, Carl G., Battjes, Robert., Amsel, Z.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsRA644.A25 A3459 1990
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 299 p. :
    Number of Pages299
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1876893M
    ISBN 101560321415
    LC Control Number90037065

      Intravenous (IV) drug users are the second largest risk group for AIDS and the main source of infection for heterosexual partner and pediatric Cited by: The drug policy of Portugal called "The drug strategy", was put in place in , and was legally effective from July Its purpose was to reduce the number of new HIV/AIDS cases in the country, as it was estimated around half of new cases came from injecting drug use.

    Rick Sowadsky Injecting Drug Users (IDUs) and HIV statistics The Body. AIDS, Sexual Behavior, and Intravenous Drug Use By Committee on AIDS Research and the Behavioral, Social, and Statistical Sciences, National Research Council. Armstrong, GL Injection drug users in the United States, an aging population. Arch Intern. This book promotes the use of strategic communication to fight against the HIV/AIDS epidemic. Focusing on strategic communication for positive and measurable behaviour change, the authors elaborate on a wide range of issues including: the importance of advocacy and community mobilization; comprehensive approaches to prevention and the use of communication in reducing stigma; communication.

      When taken daily, PrEP can reduce the risk of HIV from sex by more than 90 percent and from intravenous drug use by 70 percent, according to the CDC. History of AIDS. Author. AIDS and drug addiction is a topic of great and growing concern. AIDS first appeared among intravenous drug users in Europe in , three years after the first cases were seen among homosexuals. This epidemic has spread more rapidly among intravenous drug users than in any other risk group. The.


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AIDS and intravenous drug use Download PDF EPUB FB2

Download a PDF of "AIDS, Sexual Behavior, and Intravenous Drug Use" by the National Research Council for free. The best way to reduce the risk of getting or transmitting HIV through injection drug use is to stop injecting drugs.

People who inject drugs can talk with a counselor, doctor, or other health care provider about treatment for substance use disorder, including medication-assisted treatment.

Additional Physical Format: Online version: Des Jarlais, Don, AIDS and intravenous drug use. [Washington, D.C.]: U.S. Dept. of Justice, National Institute of.

In addition, hepatitis C is prevalent in intravenous drug users and hemophiliacs with AIDS, and an estimated 4 to 5 million people who have tuberculosis are coinfected with HIV, each disease hastening the progression of the other. AIDS, Sexual Behavior, and Intravenous Drug Use.

Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: / please consider the following text as a useful but insufficient proxy for the authoritative book pages. SEXUAL BEHAVIOR AND I INTRAVENOUS DRUG USE CHARLES F. TURNER, HEATHER G. MILLER, AND LINCOLN E. MOSES, Editors COMMITTEE ON. The Puerto Rican intravenous drug user, Yolanda Serrano; black intravenous drug users - prospects for intervening in the transmission of human immunodeficiency virus infection, Lawrence S.

Brown, Jr; community-based AIDS prevention interventions - special issues of women intravenous drug users, Josette Mondanaro; preventing AIDS - prospects for.

Book Description. In lay language, Cocaine, AIDS, and Intravenous Drug Use presents what works and what doesn’t work in counseling drug dependent persons. Those in the substance abuse treatment field have been concerned in the last few years with combating the. The AIDS epidemic and the role of IV drug use in the transmission of HIV have also focused the nation's attention on the prevention of drug use and the efficacy of drug treatment programs.

These issues are of great concern to the Academy complex 1 and to the nation; yet it is not possible to review the extensive literatures of these topics by: 5.

Drug abuse and addiction have been inextricably linked with HIV/AIDS since the beginning of the epidemic. While intravenous drug use is well known in this regard, less recognized is the role that drug abuse plays more generally in the spread of HIV by increasing the likelihood of high-risk sex with infected partners.

3 The intoxicating effects of many drugs can alter judgment and inhibition. AIDS and Intravenous Drug Use: The Influence of Morality, Politics, Social Science, and Race in the Making of a Tragedy [Fernando, M. Daniel] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

AIDS and Intravenous Drug Use: The Influence of Morality, Politics, Social Science, and Cited by: The first cases of acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) were reported in the United States in the spring of By the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), the virus that causes AIDS, had been isolated.

Early in the U.S. HIV/AIDS pandemic, the role of substance abuse in the spread of AIDS was clearly established. Injection drug use (IDU) was identified as a direct route of HIV. Read "AIDS and Intravenous Drug Use Community Intervention & Prevention" by C.

Leukefeld available from Rakuten Kobo. First published in Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa : Taylor And Francis. In this startling new collection of case studies entitled HIV/AIDS and the Drug Culture: Shattered Lives, you¿ll take an eye-opening and informative look at the lifestyle and culture of the HIV/AIDS intravenous drug users (IVDUs).

You¿ll see how health care providers and caregivers can update their methods and mindsets in order to meet the needs of this special cross-section of s: 1.

AIDS and drug abuse — not just injection drug use but drug abuse in general. People who are high on drugs or alcohol are more likely to have unsafe sex that might expose them to HIV and other infectious diseases.

In some populations, HIV prevalence is converging among injection and non-injection drug users, suggesting that the Size: 2MB. Pregnant women who acquire the AIDS virus through intravenous drug use pass the virus to their infant.

Effects on Society Drug abuse affects society in many ways. In the workplace it is costly in terms of lost work time and inefficiency. AIDS and Alcohol/Drug Abuse ends with hopeful chapter for AIDS prevention.

Readers interested in the relationship of intravenous drug use and HIV infection, particularly among racial and ethnic minorities, will find this to be a practical, readable : Hardcover. Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published.

Cocaine, AIDS, and intravenous drug use by Samuel R. Friedman, Douglas S. Lipton, Barry Stimmel,Haworth Press edition, in EnglishCited by: 6. Intravenous (IV) drug use is an important risk factor for AIDS among heterosexuals. True The presence of food in the stomach __________ absorption and __________ the maximum drug level achieved for orally administered drugs.

Abstract. Intravenous (IV) drug users have been the second largest group of persons to have developed acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) in the United States and in Western Europe. 10, (18%) of adult cases reported in the United States have occurred in heterosexual IV drug users, and another (7%) in IV drug users who also had male homosexuality as a risk factor.

1 In Cited by: 3. Overall statistics regarding HIV infections related to intravenous drugs use is that according to CDC () “Since the epidemic began, nearlypeople with (AIDS) who inject drugs have died, including an estimated 3, in (p.

2).In an interview that was broadcast by BCC () Tiffany, a self-reported IV drug use made the. Drug use can reduce a person’s commitment to use condoms and practice safer sex. Often, substance users have multiple sexual partners.

This increases their risk of becoming infected with HIV or another sexually transmitted disease.Turner CF, Miller HG, Moses LE, eds. AIDS sexual behavior and intravenous drug use. Washington, DC: National Academy Press, Watters JK, Cheng Y, Segal M, Lorvick J, Case P, Carlson J. Epidemiology and prevention of HIV in intravenous drug users in .provides accurate and independent information on more t prescription drugs, over-the-counter medicines and natural products.

This material is provided for educational purposes only and is not intended for medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.

Data sources include IBM Watson Micromedex (updated 4 May ), Cerner Multum™ (updated 4 May ), Wolters Kluwer™ (updated.