Baltazar et al. mettent en lumière l’impact positif de l’accès aux centres d’accueil et aux services qui y sont liés sur la santé des usagers de drogues. Pour en savoir plus, en anglais, veuillez lire les informations ci-dessous.

By Cynthia Semá Baltazar et al. / International Journal of Drug Policy

People who use drugs (PWUD) which includes both people who inject drugs (PWID) and non-injection drug users (NIDU) are marginalized, experience high levels of stigma and discrimination, and are likely to have challenges with accessing health services. Mozambique implemented the first drop-in center (DIC) for PWUD in Maputo City in 2018. This analysis aims to assess the prevalence of HIV, viral hepatitis B (HBV) and C (HCV) and tuberculosis (TB) among PWUD, and assess their linkage to care and associated correlates.

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