Do Young Heroin Users in Madrid, Barcelona and Seville have Sufficient Knowledge of the Risk Factors for Unintentional Opioid Overdose?

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To identify the self-perceived reasons for unintentional opioid overdose of young heroin users in three Spanish cities and their agreement with objective risk factors for overdose. Computer-Assisted Personal Interviews (CAPI) were held with 991 street-recruited current heroin users aged 18–30. The general reasons for overdose and the reasons for the last… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s11524-006-9054-5

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@article{NeiraLen2006DoYH, title={Do Young Heroin Users in Madrid, Barcelona and Seville have Sufficient Knowledge of the Risk Factors for Unintentional Opioid Overdose?}, author={Montserrat Neira-Le{\'o}n and Gregorio Barrio and Mar{\'i}a Teresa Brugal and Luis Marenco de la Fuente and R. Jim{\'e}nez Ballesta and Maria J Bravo and Teresa Cristina P Silva and Al{\'i}cia Rodr{\'i}guez-Martos}, journal={Journal of Urban Health}, year={2006}, volume={83}, pages={477-496} }