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The Edinburgh Addiction Cohort: recruitment and follow-up of a primary care based sample of injection drug users and non drug-injecting controls

John Macleod1, Lorraine Copeland2, Matthew Hickman1, James McKenzie2, Jo Kimber13, Daniela De Angelis4 and James R Robertson2*

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1 Department of Social Medicine, University of Bristol, Canynge Hall, 39 Whatley Road, Bristol, BS8 2PS, UK

2 Muirhouse Medical Group, 1 Muirhouse Avenue, Edinburgh, EH4 4PL, UK

3 National Centre in HIV Epidemiology and Clinical Research, University of New South Wales, Sydney 2052, Australia

4 MRC Biostatistics Unit, Institute of Public Health, Robinson Way, Cambridge, CB2 2SR, UK

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BMC Public Health 2010, 10:101  doi:10.1186/1471-2458-10-101

Published: 26 February 2010

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Appendix 1. the interview schedule used in the Edinburgh Addiction Cohort study

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Appendix 2. the form used for recording of information extracted from primary care records

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