Childhood sexual abuse and HIV-related risks among men who have sex with men in Washington, DC.

@article{Phillips2014ChildhoodSA,
  title={Childhood sexual abuse and HIV-related risks among men who have sex with men in Washington, DC.},
  author={Gregory Lee Phillips and Manya Magnus and Irene Kuo and Anthony Rawls and James C. Peterson and Luz Montanez and Tiffany West-Ojo and Yujiang Jia and Jenevieve Opoku and Alan E. Greenberg},
  journal={Archives of sexual behavior},
  year={2014},
  volume={43 4},
  pages={771-8}
}
Childhood sexual abuse (CSA) has been reported to be disproportionately higher among men who have sex with men (MSM) than among heterosexual men; it has also been found to be significantly positively associated with HIV status and HIV risk factors, including unprotected anal intercourse. The purpose of this study was to assess the correlates of CSA in a sample of community-recruited MSM, investigate race as a potential effect modifier, and describe the independent association between CSA and… CONTINUE READING