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Injecting Risk Questionnaire (IRQ)

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Acronym:

IRQ

Author/Developer / Address:

Center for Research on Drugs and Health Behaviour - www.lshtm.ac.uk/crdhb/
Contact person Professor Gerry Stimson

London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine
Keppel Street
London WC1E 7HT
UK

Publication dates:

 1982

Description / Type of Assessment:

IRQ is a 17-item instrument.

Primary use / Purpose:

To help assess levels of injecting risk behaviour

Domains measured / Life Areas / Problems Assessed:

Can be self-completed or by interview

Population:

Injecting drug users

Administration / Completion Time:

Approximately 5 minutes.

Languages:

English.

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Page last updated: Wednesday, 22 October 2008