AIDS in women in the United States. Recent trends.

@article{Wortley1997AIDSIW,
  title={AIDS in women in the United States. Recent trends.},
  author={Pascale M. Wortley and Patricia L. Fleming},
  journal={JAMA},
  year={1997},
  volume={278 11},
  pages={911-6}
}
CONTEXT The effect of the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) epidemic on women is substantial and warrants an updated analysis. OBJECTIVE To describe AIDS incidence trends in women. DESIGN We analyzed national surveillance data on women 13 years of age and older with AIDS reported through June 1996. Data were adjusted for reporting delay, unreported risk, and the 1993 change in AIDS surveillance case definition to assess overall trends and examine trends by age group and birth cohort… CONTINUE READING

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