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ERIC Number: EJ472152
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0195-8402
Findings from the Horizontes Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Education Project: The Impact of Indigenous Outreach Workers as Change Agents for Injection Drug Users.
Birkel, Richard C.; And Others
Health Education Quarterly, v20 n4 p523-38 Win 1993
A group of 2,169 Hispanic-American injection drug users were given health education and counseling. Follow-up of 1,616 showed a significant increase in health knowledge, decrease in risky behavior, and more realistic perceptions of AIDS risk. HIV positive status was not a significant predictor of behavior change. (SK)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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Identifiers - Location: California (San Diego); Puerto Rico; Texas (Laredo)