"Safer sex" and "safer drug use" are inevitable in the prevention of HIV and other infections. What do you know about safe condom use and cleaning of syringes? What do you know about accidents with used needles? Test your knowledge with this quiz.
Source: Stover, H., Trautmann, F. (2001) Risk reduction for drug users in prison. Trimbos Institute, The Netherlands.
Below you can see example feedback categories, for use e.g. in a printed version of this quiz
0-5 points - Your knowledge of health risks is inadequate. This is dangeorus situation. Your lack of awareness could result in your becoming
infected by a dangerous, even life-threatening virus.
6-8 points - Your knowledge of health risks is pretty good but not quite good enough.
9-10 points - You are well informed aobout health risks. If you combine your know-how with safe behaviour, the risk of infection due to personal
wrongdoing or negligence on your part is very small.