Contingency management improves abstinence and quality of life in cocaine abusers. From a cost-benefit perspective, those who are using substances and are involved in sex trade may represent an ideal group to direct CM as they pose substantial public health risks. For example, women who trade sex for drugs are less likely to use condoms and more likely to be HIV positive than women who trade sex for money Dunne et al.
Opioid use disorder. Footnotes Publisher's Disclaimer: This is a PDF file of an unedited manuscript that has been accepted for publication. Differences in HIV risk behaviors among women who exchange sex for drugs, money, or both drugs and money.
Results Women with a history of trading sex were more likely to be African American, older and less educated, and they had more severe employment problems and were more likely to be HIV positive than those without this history. Effect of prize-based trades sex for drugs in Caledon on outcomes in stimulant abusers in outpatient psychosocial treatment programs: a National Drug Abuse Treatment Clinical Trials Network study.
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Differences in HIV risk behaviors among women who exchange sex for drugs, money, or both drugs and money. However, we did not find benefits of the more intensive CM intervention relative to standard care intensive outpatient substance abuse treatment in terms of changing sex trade behavior. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published.
This study also documents the high prevalence rates of sex trade among women in outpatient substance abuse treatment settings, and it highlights the need for targeted risk reduction services for these disadvantaged women. These features increase the representativeness of the sample and the generalizability of study findings.