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Drug Use, Hepatitis C, and Service Availability: Perspectives of Incarcerated Rural Women

Description
A fact-finding look at drug use and the health consequences of drug use, hepatitis C, and health service availability among a high-risk sample of women serving time in jail for drug use. Data was collected from a sample of 22 female offenders incarcerated in 3 jail facilities located in rural Appalachia.
Author(s)
Michele Staton-Tindall, J. Matthew Webster, Carrie B. Oser, et al.
Location
Journal of Health & Social Policy, 30(4) 385–396
Date
07/2015
Type
Document
Tagged as
Access · Appalachia · Illicit drug use · Substance abuse · Women