We investigated the association between actual and self-reported hepatitis C virus (HCV) status and alcohol consumption among injecting drug users (IDUs) to determine whether IDUs who self-report as HCV infected comply with UK guidelines on safe drinking and to determine risk factors for drinking.
- alcohol use
- hepatitis C
- injecting drug use
O'Leary, M. C., Hutchinson, S., Allen, E., Palmateer, N., Cameron, S., Taylor, A., & David J., G. (2012). The association between alcohol use and hepatitis C status among injecting drug users in Glasgow. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 123(1-3), 180–189. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2011.11.008