This study among 92 individuals who use drugs in Providence, Rhode Island, examined the relationship between drug users and suppliers, and how it is connected to overdose risk. Results indicate that greater substance harm reduction in Providence is associated with a long-term and trusted relationship between users and dealers.
Associated JCOIN Study Title: DAT-Optimizing the Impact of Medication Assisted Treatment Interventions in Prison and Jail Settings (008)
Publication Year: 2020
Lead Author: Jennifer Carroll
Journal: International Journal of Drug Policy
Publication Type(s): Ancillary Finding
JCOIN Hub/Center: Brown Univ. Hub