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By Dennis Fisher,Richard Needle

ISBN-10: 1560230509

ISBN-13: 9781560230502

ISBN-10: 1560245107

ISBN-13: 9781560245100

Delve into the uncharted territory of the “hidden” drug addict--users who're no longer in remedy, now not incarcerated, and never formally obtainable for study reasons via conventional skill. AIDS and Community-Based Drug Intervention courses describes momentary interventions used to minimize the chances that those drug clients gets contaminated by means of the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV). The booklet explains new equipment which are being built, reminiscent of distinctive sampling, social community research, geomapping, and different amalgams of either quantitative and qualitative methods, that must be solid to beat the demanding situations of the battle opposed to AIDS.

The learn defined during this vital e-book was once performed below the Cooperative contract for AIDS Community-Based Outreach/Intervention study investment mechanism of the nationwide Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA). Chapters contain examine on numerous ethnic teams, together with Alaska natives, Puerto Ricans, and Navaho adolescents. AIDS and Community-Based Drug remedy courses, written by way of specialists within the box, is a broad-based therapy of the topic via those people who are really doing the paintings within the trenches. Authors disguise subject matters such as:

  • the use of goal-oriented counseling and peer help to minimize HIV/AIDS risk
  • quantitative and qualitative how you can examine behavioral swap between injection drug clients (IDUs)
  • the significance of sampling from hidden populations in research
  • a public well-being version for lowering AIDS-related threat habit between IDUs and their sexual partners
  • characteristics of woman sexual companions of IDUs
  • strategies used to enforce random sampling concepts within the recruitment of out-of-treatment crack and IDUs
  • ethnographic research of intravenous drug use
  • analysis of touch tracing suggestions hired to wrestle the AIDS epidemic
  • the use of pile types to augment different instruments utilized by drug prevention programs

    AIDS and Community-Based Drug Intervention courses is filled with present study and invaluable info for execs attracted to studying approximately concepts for engaging in HIV/AIDS study between hard-to-reach populations. Substance abuse researchers, therapy pros, and other people all for AIDS prevention courses, kingdom and county future health departments, and felony justice structures will locate a lot proper and significant details to take advantage of of their day-by-day work.

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