Guatemala City women: empowering a vulnerable group to prevent HIV transmission.
This research project explores the behavioral and sociocultural factors that place Guatemalan women at risk for HIV infection. The project was conducted in three phases: formative research… Expand
Guatemala City women: empowering a hidden risk group to prevent HIV transmission. Final technical report. Phase I: formative research.
As in many developing countries heterosexual transmission of HIV is increasing in Guatemala and Guatemalan women aged 15-45 account for nearly 21% of the reported cases. In order to develop… Expand
[Women of Guatemala City: facilitating AIDS prevention in a vulnerable group].
- A. Hirschmann, E. Arathoon, R. Lundgren, B. Bezmalinovic
- Revista del Colegio de Medicos y Cirujanos de…
Despite the mistaken belief in Central America that AIDS is primarily a disease of male homosexuals, some 21% of reported cases in Guatemala have been women 15-44 years old. Many Guatemalan women… Expand