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Table 1 Uptake of foil distribution

From: Distributing foil from needle and syringe programmes (NSPs) to promote transitions from heroin injecting to chasing: An evaluation

NSP (population) Date pilot
commenced
N people
attending from
commence
of pilot to
August 2007
N (%)
who took
foil
N new
heroin chasers
attending services
Site 1 (42,000) Oct-06 161 85 (53) 9
Site 2 (9,000) Apr-07 45 23 (51) 9
Site 3 (58,000) May-07 69 38 (55) 10
Site 4 (37,000) May-07 45 28 (62) 4
TOTAL   320 174(54) 32
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