Drug Alcohol Depend 2020 11 23;216:108243. Epub 2020 Aug 23.
Department of Health Services, School of Public Health, University of Washington, 1959 NE Pacific St, Seattle, WA, 98195, USA; Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute, University of Washington, 1107 NE 45th St, Suite 120, Seattle, WA, 98105, USA.
Background: Methamphetamine use is increasing, and opioid use remains elevated in the US. Understanding interest in reducing/stopping substance use among people who inject drugs (PWID), as well as types of help wanted, can inform interventions.
Methods: Data from the 2019 Washington State Syringe Exchange Survey were used in logistic regression analyses to assess if demographics, substance use, and concern about anxiety or depression were associated with interest in reducing/stopping substance use among people whose main drug was methamphetamine or opioids. Read More