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  1. HIV and chemically dependent women : recommendations for apppropriate health care and drug treatment services.

    Article - En anglais

    Intravenous drug use is the single largest exposure category among women with AIDS in the United States (51%). Tragically, there may be insufficient appreciation of the issues unique to IV drug usage among women.

    Few drug treatment programs are specifically designed for women, and fewer still are aimed at HIV positive women.

    Treatment models relevant to women in light of the AIDS epidemic should: include changes in admission criteria and treatment methods.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Toxicomanie, Voie intraveineuse, Femme, Homme, Facteur risque, Immunodéficit acquis syndrome, Virose, Infection, Immunopathologie, Hémopathie, Programme sanitaire, Prévention, Organisation santé

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Drug addiction, Intravenous administration, Woman, Human, Risk factor, AIDS, Viral disease, Infection, Immunopathology, Hemopathy, Sanitary program, Prevention, Public health organization

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 92-0323467

    Code Inist : 002B18C05. Création : 199406.