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Evidence For Harm Reduction

The following are just a few of the many articles which provide evidence for the efficacy of harm reduction programs.

Hurley S.F., et al (1997, 21st June), Effectiveness of needle-exchange programmes for prevention of HIV infection, The Lancet; 349(9068)
Jarlais D., et al (2005, 19th October), Reductions in hepatitis C virus and HIV infections among injecting drug users in New York City, 1990 2001, AIDS 2005 19(3)
Australian National Council on Drugs (2006, 13th November), Australia commemorates 20 years of needle syringe programs
World Health Organization (2004), Effectiveness of sterile needle and syringe programming in reducing HIV/AIDS among injecting drug users
Alcohol Answers - Evidence-based Treatment & Support
Avert Needle exchanges and harm reduction

Harm Reduction: Pragmatic Strategies for Managing High-Risk Behaviors
by G. Alan Marlatt

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