TITLE

Will police presence deter use of drug injection site?

AUTHOR(S)
Kent, Heather
PUB. DATE
October 2003
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;10/14/2003, Vol. 169 Issue 8, p825
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Questions the chances of success of the Insite project, an initiative of the Canadian government that allocates a drug injection site for drug users. Role of the police at the site; Purpose of initiating the project; Services provided by Insite to drug users; Estimated budget of the government for the project.
ACCESSION #
10984603

 

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