PATIENTS AND METHODS:
|Mean ± SD||37 ± 9.32|
|Illiterate or Primary school||52 (35.3)|
|Guidance school||56 (38.1)|
|High school and above||39 (26.5)|
|Marital status a|
aValues are presented as number (%).
|1||The extent to which respondents used a needle that already had been used by someone else within the past 6 months||0.84|
|2||The number of people that had used a syringe before respondents used it within the past 6 months||0.82|
|3||The extent to which respondents used cookers, rinse water, or cotton after someone else had already used them within the past 6 months||0.62|
|4||The proportion of IDUs in the personal network of respondents||0.45|
|5||The extent of using condoms during the sexual intercourses within the past 6 months||0.52|
|6||The number of sexual partners within the past 6 months||0.40|
|7||The use of condoms during the last sexual intercourse||0.35|
Full article at: http://goo.gl/0hIuy1
- 1Regional Knowledge Hub and WHO Collaborating Center for HIV Surveillance, Institute for Future Studies in Health, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, IR Iran; Research Center for Modeling in Health, Institute for Future Studies in Health, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, IR Iran.
- 2Research Center for Modeling in Health, Institute for Future Studies in Health, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, IR Iran.
- 3Safety Promotion and Injury Prevention Research Center, Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, IR Iran.
- Int J High Risk Behav Addict. 2015 Dec 12;4(4):e26159. doi: 10.5812/ijhrba.26159. eCollection 2015.
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