Concurrent sexual partnerships and human immunodeficiency virus risk among South African youth.

@article{Steffenson2011ConcurrentSP,
  title={Concurrent sexual partnerships and human immunodeficiency virus risk among South African youth.},
  author={Annie E Steffenson and Audrey E Pettifor and George R. Seage and Helen V Rees and Paul D. Cleary},
  journal={Sexually transmitted diseases},
  year={2011},
  volume={38 6},
  pages={459-66}
}
BACKGROUND To estimate the prevalence of concurrency (more than 1 sex partner overlapping in time), the attitudes/behaviors of those engaged in concurrency, length of relationship overlap, and the association between concurrency and human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) among South Africans aged 15 to 24 years. METHODS A cross-sectional, nationally representative, household survey of HIV infection, and sexual attitudes and behaviors was conducted among 11,904 15 to 24 year old South Africans in… CONTINUE READING
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