Published in Medical Letter on the CDC and FDA, January 28th, 2001
Attendees at the 128th Annual Meeting of the American Public Health Association were told that several risk factors stand out in young people who begin using injection drugs in Los Angeles County.
The epidemiological study included a diverse group of individuals, most of whom were under the age of 25. Males, whites, African Americans, Hispanics, Asian, and Native Americans were represented in the study population at rates of 61%, 59%, 5%, 11%, 2%, and 3%,...
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