SURVEILLANCE AND ANALYSIS ON HCV ANTIBODY AND HIV ANTIBODY OF HEROIN ADDICTS IN MIANYANG
ZHAO Xi-he,LIAO Ke-kun,ZHANG Guang,et al.(Mianyang Center for Disease Control and Prevention,Mianyang 621000,China)
[Objective]To investigate the current situation of HCV infection and HIV infection in Mianyang,and conduct in-depth work of maintenance drug therapy in community.[Methods]Made a questionnaire survey and collected blood samples to detect HCV antibody and HIV antibody in heroin addicts who took part in maintenance drug therapy in community for the first time.[Results]We detected 574 heroin addicts,the positive rate of their HCV antibodies was 74.91%,and the positive rate of their HIV antibodies was 2.96%. The positive rate of HCV antibodies was high among different age groups,and the age range of people with positive HIV antibody was from 25 to 40. Among drug users with different ways of drug use,the positive rate of HCV antibodies of the ones who inhaled was 26.79%,and no HIV antibody was positive;the positive rate of HCV antibodies of the injection drug users was 80.12%,and the positive rate of their HIV antibodies was 3.28%. The co-infection rate of HCV and HIV was 2.79%.[Conclusion]The infection rate of HCV and HIV is high in heroin addicts,so we should intensify efforts at health education and integrated interventions,and actively conduct the work of maintenance drug therapy in community to reduce the high risk behavior of needle sharing.
【CateGory Index】： R749.64