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Correction: Injection drug use practices and HIV infection among people who inject drugs in Kigali, Rwanda: a cross-sectional study

The Original Article was published on 15 December 2021

Correction to: Harm Reduction Journal (2021) 18:130 https://doi.org/10.1186/s12954-021-00579-0


Following the publication of the original article [1], There is a typo error, under Results heading.


Incorrect text is:


The prevalence of HIV in this group was 9.5% (95% CI 8.7–9.3).


Correct text is:


The prevalence of HIV in this group was 9.5% (95% CI 6.6–13.3).


Also in Table 4, there is an error on the label of the categories of the variable named: “sharing other drug paraphernalia in the previous 6 months”. The correct table is shown below:

Table 4 Factors associated with needle sharing in the six months preceding the study among PWID in Kigali, Rwanda, N:307

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Rwema, J.O.T., Nizeyimana, V., Prata, N.M. et al. Correction: Injection drug use practices and HIV infection among people who inject drugs in Kigali, Rwanda: a cross-sectional study. Harm Reduct J 19, 91 (2022). https://doi.org/10.1186/s12954-022-00674-w

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