ERIC Number: EJ671004
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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Provision of Hepatitis C Education in a Nationwide Sample of Drug Treatment Programs.
Astone, Janetta; Strauss, Shiela M.; Vassilev, Zdravko P.; Des Jarlais, Don C.
Journal of Drug Education, v33 n1 p107-17 2003
Using a nationwide sample of drug treatment programs, reports the results of an analysis that differentiates programs providing Hepatitis C virus (HCV) education to all of their patients versus programs that do not. Fifty-four percent of the programs provide HCV education to all of their patients. Findings indicate a need to increase HCV educational services in drug treatment programs. (Contains 29 references and 2 tables.) (GCP)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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