Improvements in HCV-related Knowledge among Substance Users on Opioid Agonist Therapy after an Educational Intervention Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Analgesics, Opioid
  • Drug Users
  • Health Knowledge, Attitudes, Practice
  • Hepatitis C
  • Patient Education as Topic

abstract

  • Patients' knowledge about hepatitis C was found to be significantly improved after the educational intervention. Therefore, HCV-related education could be the first step toward effective enrollment of patients on opioid agonist therapy into hepatitis C care.

publication date

  • January 2016

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/ADM.0000000000000196

PubMed ID

  • 26881485

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 102

end page

  • 7

volume

  • 10

number

  • 2