In Episode 26, Janey Sewell a research nurse and PhD student at University College London (UCL) Centre for Population Research in Sexual Health & HIV, discusses results from the Attitudes to and Understanding Risk of Acquisition of HIV (AURAH) and Attitudes to and Understanding Risk of Acquisition of HIV over Time (AURAH2) studies, which when compared reveal increases in drug use associated with chemsex across Brighton and London, UK.

Hear more about these studies in the discussion, and you can read the paper:

Changes in recreational drug use, drug use associated with chemsex, and HIV-related behaviours, among HIV-negative men who have sex with men in London and Brighton, 2013–2016
Janey Sewell, Valentina Cambiano, Ada Miltz, Andrew Speakman, Fiona C Lampe, Andrew Phillips, David Stuart, Richard Gilson, David Asboe, Nneka Nwokolo, Amanda Clarke, Graham Hart, Alison Rodger
Sexually Transmitted Infections, Published Online First: 26 April 2018.

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