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Threading the Needle - How to Stop the HIV Outbreak in Rural Indiana

Description
Perspective piece describing an outbreak of HIV in rural Indiana linked to prescription-opioid injection and the steps taken to address that outbreak. Identifies actions that physicians and states can take to prevent HIV outbreaks among injection-drug users.
Author(s)
Steffanie A. Strathdee, Chris Beyrer
Location
New England Journal of Medicine, 373(5), 397-399
Date
07/2015
Type
Document
Tagged as
HIV and AIDS · Illicit drug use · Prescription drug abuse · Substance abuse · Wellness, health promotion, and disease prevention · Indiana