Access to antiretroviral treatment among French HIV infected injection drug users : the influence of continued drug use

@inproceedings{Carrieri1999AccessTA,
  title={Access to antiretroviral treatment among French HIV infected injection drug users : the influence of continued drug use},
  author={M P Carrieri and Jean Paul Moatti and David Vlahov and Yolande Obadia and C Reynaud-Maurupt and Margaret Chesney},
  year={1999}
}
Study objective—To determine the influence of continued drug use and its perception by prescribing physicians on access to antiretroviral treatment among French HIV infected injection drug users (IDUs). Design—Cross sectional including enrolment data (October 1995–1996) of the cohort study MANIF 2000. Access to treatment is compared in three groups: former IDUs (n=68) and active IDUs whether or not this behaviour remains undetected (n=38) or detected (n=17) by physicians. Setting—Hospital… CONTINUE READING