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Table 1 Baseline characteristics and heroin use practices of clients enrolled in Durban opioid agonist therapy project (n = 54)

From: High retention in an opioid agonist therapy project in Durban, South Africa: the role of best practice and social cohesion

 NumberPercent
Sex
 Male5196
 Female34
Age  
Median (interquartile range)2825–32
Race
 Mixed ancestry36
 Black African3463
 Indian ancestry36
 White1426
> 10 years drug use history3056
Used heroin > 4 times per day3157
Current pattern of heroin use for > 6 months4787
Injected heroin in last year1019