Emerging HIV-1 epidemic in China in men who have sex with men

@article{Choi2003EmergingHE,
  title={Emerging HIV-1 epidemic in China in men who have sex with men},
  author={Kyunghee Choi and Hui Liu and Yaqi Guo and Lei Han and George Rutherford},
  journal={The Lancet},
  year={2003},
  volume={361},
  pages={2125-2126}
}
China is currently undergoing a serious HIV-1 epidemic in intravenous drug users, sex workers, and former plasma donors. Little is known, however, about HIV-1 risk in Chinese men who have sex with men. In this study of seroprevalence in such men in Beijing, we recorded 15 (3.1%, 95% CI 1.8-5.1) of 481 men infected with HIV-1. Overall, 238 (49%) of participants reported unprotected anal intercourse during the previous 6 months. HIV-1 seropositivity was independently associated with being older… CONTINUE READING
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