- Prevalence of skin problems and leg ulceration in a sample of young injecting drug usersAlison F Coull
School of Nursing Midwifery and Health, University of Stirling, Stirling FK9 4LA, UK
Harm Reduct J 11:22. 2014..Definitions of skin problems were developed and applied to descriptions from drug users to improve rigour...
- Low incidence of hepatitis C virus among prisoners in ScotlandAvril Taylor
School of Social Sciences, University of the West of Scotland, Paisley, Scotland
Addiction 108:1296-304. 2013..To estimate hepatitis C virus (HCV) incidence and HCV risk among Scottish prisoners...
- A framework to explore micronutrient deficiency in maternal and child health in Malawi, Southern AfricaNatalie Dickinson
School of Health Nursing and Midwifery University of the West of Scotland, Paisley, UK
Environ Health 8:S13. 2009..The aim is to establish the opportunity for concerted action to deliver step change improvements in the nutrition of developing countries...
- The provision of non-needle/syringe drug injecting paraphernalia in the primary prevention of HCV among IDU: a systematic reviewMichelle Gillies
Department of Public Health Faculty of Medicine, University of Glasgow, G128QR UK
BMC Public Health 10:721. 2010..We aimed to determine whether the provision of sterile non-N/S injecting paraphernalia reduces injecting risk behaviours or HCV transmission among IDU...
- Association between harm reduction intervention uptake and recent hepatitis C infection among people who inject drugs attending sites that provide sterile injecting equipment in ScotlandElizabeth J Allen
Institute for Applied Social and Health Research, School of Social Sciences, University of the West of Scotland, Paisley Campus, Paisley PA1 2BE, United Kingdom
Int J Drug Policy 23:346-52. 2012..The Scottish Government has invested significantly in harm reduction interventions with the goal of reducing HCV transmission among PWID. In evaluating the effectiveness of interventions, estimates of HCV incidence are essential...