Harm Reduction in Portuguese Prisons
Improving Prison Conditions by Strengthening Infectious Disease Monitoring
Portugal is merging prison health care system and National Public Health Care system. Drug addition is a evident problem. Free drug system is shortly used. Metadone is the main system in use. The story of needle exchange program shows some of the problems when introducting harm reduction activities.
Prison; health system; free of drugs prison; Needles exchange program