Drug use and HIV risks among migrant workers on the DelMarVa Peninsula.

@article{Inciardi1999DrugUA,
  title={Drug use and HIV risks among migrant workers on the DelMarVa Peninsula.},
  author={James A. Inciardi and Hilary L. Surratt and H{\'e}ctor Manuel Col{\'o}n and Dale D. Chitwood and James E Rivers},
  journal={Substance use & misuse},
  year={1999},
  volume={34 4-5},
  pages={653-66}
}
Because high rates of drug use have been documented in the migrant farm worker population, the National Institute on Drug Abuse funded the Migrant Health Study to examine HIV risk behaviors among drug-using farm workers and their sexual partners. Many of these individuals were home-based in South Florida and migrated during the work season to various points along the Eastern Migratory Stream. The focus of this paper is a description of the characteristics and behaviors of the 151 respondents… CONTINUE READING