A systematic review of current knowledge of HIV epidemiology and of sexual behaviour in Nepal.

@article{Furber2002ASR,
  title={A systematic review of current knowledge of HIV epidemiology and of sexual behaviour in Nepal.},
  author={Andrew S Furber and James Nicholas Newell and Marianne M Lubben},
  journal={Tropical medicine & international health : TM & IH},
  year={2002},
  volume={7 2},
  pages={
          140-8
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To systematically review information on HIV epidemiology and on sexual behaviour in Nepal with a view to identifying gaps in current knowledge. METHODS Systematic review covering electronic databases, web-based information, personal contact with experts and hand searching of key journals. RESULTS HIV-1 seroprevalence has been rising rapidly in association with high-risk behaviours, with current levels of 40% amongst the nation's injecting drug users and approaching 20% amongst… CONTINUE READING

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