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Correlates of Skin and Soft Tissue Infections in Injection Drug Users in a Syringe-Exchange Program in Malmö, Sweden.

Dahlman, Disa LU ; Håkansson, Anders C LU ; Björkman, Per LU ; Alanko, Marianne LU and Kral, Alex H (2015) In Substance Use & Misuse 50(12). p.1529-1535
Abstract
Injection drug users (IDUs) are at increased risk of various medical conditions, including bacterial skin and soft tissue infections (SSTIs). SSTIs, which are painful and can lead to life-threatening complications, are common but scarcely studied.
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Substance Use & Misuse
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50
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12
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1529 - 1535
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Taylor & Francis
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  • pmid:26583450
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1532-2491
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10.3109/10826084.2015.1023450
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English
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  abstract     = {Injection drug users (IDUs) are at increased risk of various medical conditions, including bacterial skin and soft tissue infections (SSTIs). SSTIs, which are painful and can lead to life-threatening complications, are common but scarcely studied.},
  author       = {Dahlman, Disa and Håkansson, Anders C and Björkman, Per and Alanko, Marianne and Kral, Alex H},
  issn         = {1532-2491},
  language     = {eng},
  number       = {12},
  pages        = {1529--1535},
  publisher    = {Taylor & Francis},
  series       = {Substance Use & Misuse},
  title        = {Correlates of Skin and Soft Tissue Infections in Injection Drug Users in a Syringe-Exchange Program in Malmö, Sweden.},
  url          = {http://dx.doi.org/10.3109/10826084.2015.1023450},
  volume       = {50},
  year         = {2015},
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