Prejudice among health care workers toward injecting drug users with hepatitis C: does greater contact lead to less prejudice?

The current research measured explicit (self-reported) and implicit (or unconscious) attitudes of health care workers and their drug injecting clients with hepatitis C virus (HCV) toward each other, and the association of these attitudes with contact. Sixty health care workers and 120 of their clients with HCV acquired from injecting drug use were… CONTINUE READING