Question 2Should incentives for HBV vaccination completion versus no incentives be used with people who inject drugs?

Author, yearPopulationFindings
Seal 2003IDU

USA

N=96
HBV vaccine regimen completion

69% (incentive arm) vs. 23% (control arm) completed the HBV vaccine regimen
Stitzer 2010Cocaine users

USA

N=26
HBV vaccine regimen completion

77% (incentive arm) vs. 46% (control arm) completed the HBV vaccine regimen

From: Annex 6, Evidence summaries

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