Associations between drug use and risk behaviours for HIV and sexually transmitted infections among female sex workers in Yunnan, China.

@article{Yao2012AssociationsBD,
  title={Associations between drug use and risk behaviours for HIV and sexually transmitted infections among female sex workers in Yunnan, China.},
  author={Yan Yao and Fude Yang and Jian Zhong Chu and Gilbert Siame and Hyun Joo Lim and Xia Chao Jin and Guo-wei Ding and Yongli Sun and Xuecheng Dong and Yu Yu and Ning Wang},
  journal={International journal of STD & AIDS},
  year={2012},
  volume={23 10},
  pages={
          698-703
        }
}
This is a cross-sectional study of 399 subjects conducted to explore the association between drug use and risk behaviour for HIV and sexually transmitted infections (STIs) among female sex workers (FSWs), and also to study the prevalence of HIV/STIs among drug-using FSWs (DUFSWs) and non-DUFSWs in Yunnan province of China. Demographic information, mobility, sexual and drug-using behaviours were collected and subjects were tested for HIV/STIs. Mean age was 27 years (SD = ±7.8) and 94 (23.6… CONTINUE READING
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