HIV infection as a predictor of methadone maintenance outcomes in Chinese injection drug users.

@article{Zhao2012HIVIA,
  title={HIV infection as a predictor of methadone maintenance outcomes in Chinese injection drug users.},
  author={Lin Shuang Zhao and William L. Holzemer and Mallory O Johnson and Jacqueline Peterson Tulsky and Carol S Dawson Rose},
  journal={AIDS care},
  year={2012},
  volume={24 2},
  pages={195-203}
}
This paper's design is descriptive and correlational based on retrospective self-report survey data collected in Kunming city, China. The study investigated the difference between a group of Chinese HIV positive (N=36) and negative (N=131) opioid dependent adults maintained on methadone treatment. Comparisons were based on their quality of life (QOL), methadone treatment adherence, adverse symptom occurrence related to methadone treatment, and HIV-related behavior changes. No significant… CONTINUE READING
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