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PrEP Care Continuum Engagement Among Persons Who Inject Drugs: Rural and Urban Differences in Stigma and Social Infrastructure

Description
Study examining stigma related to drug use and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), as well as awareness of Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) treatment in New York City and rural southern Illinois. Highlights barriers and facilitators to willingness to take PrEP based on interviews with 57 people who inject drugs (PWID) who participate in syringe service programs, comparing rural and urban responses.
Author(s)
Suzan M. Walters, David Frank, Brent Van Ham, et al.
Citation
AIDS and Behavior
Date
10/2021
Type
Document
Tagged as
HIV and AIDS · Illicit drug use · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data · Stigma · Illinois · New York