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Healthcare utilisation and disclosure of injecting drug use among clients of Australia's needle and syringe programs

Islam, Md Mofizul; Topp, Libby; Iversen, Jenny; Day, Carolyn; Conigrave, Katherine; Maher, Lisa

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Background: People who inject drugs (PWID) report limited access to healthcare, and may avoid disclosing drug use. Health service utilisation was examined among participants in the Australian Needle and Syringe Program Survey (ANSPS), an annual cross-sect

dc.contributor.authorIslam, Md Mofizul
dc.contributor.authorTopp, Libby
dc.contributor.authorIversen, Jenny
dc.contributor.authorDay, Carolyn
dc.contributor.authorConigrave, Katherine
dc.contributor.authorMaher, Lisa
dc.date.accessioned2015-12-13T22:52:13Z
dc.identifier.issn1326-0200
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/1885/81469
dc.description.abstractBackground: People who inject drugs (PWID) report limited access to healthcare, and may avoid disclosing drug use. Health service utilisation was examined among participants in the Australian Needle and Syringe Program Survey (ANSPS), an annual cross-sect
dc.publisherPublic Health Association of Australia
dc.sourceAustralian and New Zealand Journal of Public Health
dc.subjectKeywords: adult; aged; article; Australia; cross-sectional study; drug use; female; health care delivery; human; interpersonal communication; male; middle aged; multivariate analysis; patient attitude; preventive health service; psychological aspect; questionnaire; Disclosure; Emergency department; Healthcare; Injecting drug use; Needle syringe program
dc.titleHealthcare utilisation and disclosure of injecting drug use among clients of Australia's needle and syringe programs
dc.typeJournal article
local.description.notesImported from ARIES
local.identifier.citationvolume37
dc.date.issued2013
local.identifier.absfor111700 - PUBLIC HEALTH AND HEALTH SERVICES
local.identifier.ariespublicationf5625xPUB9758
local.type.statusPublished Version
local.contributor.affiliationIslam, Md Mofizul, College of Medicine, Biology and Environment, ANU
local.contributor.affiliationTopp, Libby , University of New South Wales
local.contributor.affiliationIversen, Jenny, University of New South Wales
local.contributor.affiliationDay, Carolyn, University of Sydney
local.contributor.affiliationConigrave, Katherine, University of Sydney
local.contributor.affiliationMaher, Lisa, University of New South Wales
local.description.embargo2037-12-31
local.bibliographicCitation.issue2
local.bibliographicCitation.startpage148
local.bibliographicCitation.lastpage154
local.identifier.doi10.1111/1753-6405.12032
dc.date.updated2016-02-24T09:46:20Z
local.identifier.scopusID2-s2.0-84876006863
local.identifier.thomsonID000317015600010
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