Demonstration Research 13 Jun 2022Download this article in PDF format
RATIONALE OF THE STUDY
It has been estimated that there are about 93,000 people who inject drugs (PWID) in Myanmar, almost all of whom inject heroin. Heroin dependence is a devastating, chronic disorder with adverse consequences in almost all the areas of patients’ lives including enhanced vulnerability to blood borne viral infections like HIV. In Myanmar, a sizeable number of PWID are living with HIV.