International Journal of High Risk Behaviors and Addiction

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Impact of Needle and Syringe Program Coverage on HIV Incidence in People Who Inject Drugs

Mehdi Noroozi 1 , Alireza Noroozi 2 , 3 , Ali Mirzazadeh 4 , 5 , Ahmad Hajebi 6 , Yadoallah Mehrabi 7 , Sayed Saeed Hashemi 7 , Hamid Sharifi 5 , Seyed Ebrahim Ghoddousi 8 , Korosh Etemad 7 and Hamid Soori 9 , *
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1 Substance Abuse and Dependence Research Center, University of Social Welfare and Rehabilitation Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
2 School of Advanced Technologies in Medicine (SATiM), Tehran University of Medical Sciences (TUMS), Tehran, IR Iran
3 Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Office (SAPTO), Ministry of Health and Medical Education (MoHME), Tehran, IR Iran
4 Department of Epidemiology and Biostatics, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
5 Regional Knowledge Hub, and WHO Collaborating Centre for HIV Surveillance, Institute for Futures Studies in Health, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, IR Iran
6 Mental Health Research Center, Tehran Institute of Psychiatry, Faculty of School of Behavioral Sciences and Mental Health, Iran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran
7 Department of Epidemiology, Safety Promotion and Injury Prevention Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, IR Iran
8 Mental Health, Social Health and Addiction Department (MeHSHAD), Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment Office (SAPTO), Ministry of Health and Medical Education, Tehran, IR Iran
9 Safety Promotion and Injury Prevention research center, School of Public Health, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
Article information
  • International Journal of High Risk Behaviors and Addiction: March 2017, 6 (1); e28929
  • Published Online: September 26, 2016
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: March 30, 2015
  • Revised: September 14, 2015
  • Accepted: February 21, 2016
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijhrba.28929

To Cite: Noroozi M, Noroozi A, Mirzazadeh A, Hajebi A, Mehrabi Y, et al. Impact of Needle and Syringe Program Coverage on HIV Incidence in People Who Inject Drugs, Int J High Risk Behav Addict. 2017 ;6(1):e28929. doi: 10.5812/ijhrba.28929.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Patients and Methods
4. Result
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
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