A voluntary serosurvey and behavioral risk assessment for human immunodeficiency virus infection among college students.

@article{Kotloff1991AVS,
  title={A voluntary serosurvey and behavioral risk assessment for human immunodeficiency virus infection among college students.},
  author={Karen L. Kotloff and Carol O. Tacket and Steven S Wasserman and M W Bridwell and Janet E Cowan and John David Clemens and Todd Brothers and Siobhan O'Donnell and Thomas C Quinn},
  journal={Sexually transmitted diseases},
  year={1991},
  volume={18 4},
  pages={223-7}
}
The authors conducted a voluntary serosurvey and educational campaign among 3394 undergraduate students attending the University of Maryland at College Park to determine the prevalence of and risk factors for human immunodeficiency virus type 1 (HIV-1) infection. Two students were seropositive (0.06%, 95% confidence interval 0-0.15%). Both were homosexual men with multiple sexual partners. Despite the low prevalence of infection, potential risk factors for transmission of HIV-1 were common, as… CONTINUE READING