Risk behaviour change and HIV infection among injection drug users in Montreal.

@article{Brogly2000RiskBC,
  title={Risk behaviour change and HIV infection among injection drug users in Montreal.},
  author={Susan B. Brogly and Julie Bruneau and Jean Vincelette and François Lamothe and Eduardo Luiz Franco},
  journal={AIDS},
  year={2000},
  volume={14 16},
  pages={2575-82}
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate the independent association between changes in risk behaviour and HIV seroconversion risk among Montreal injection drug users (IDU). DESIGN A longitudinal study of risk behaviour change and the maintenance of low-risk practices. At baseline and semi-annually, subjects were tested for HIV, and questionnaires on risk behaviour were completed. RESULTS A total of 833 IDU were recruited from January 1992 to June 1998, and completed a minimum of three visits. Large… CONTINUE READING