Exploring the potential impact of a reduction in partnership concurrency on HIV incidence in rural Uganda: a modeling study.

@article{McCreesh2012ExploringTP,
  title={Exploring the potential impact of a reduction in partnership concurrency on HIV incidence in rural Uganda: a modeling study.},
  author={Nicky McCreesh and Katie Oʼbrien and Rebecca N. Nsubuga and Leigh Anne Shafer and Roel Bakker and J. Lotus Seeley and Richard J Hayes and Richard G. White},
  journal={Sexually transmitted diseases},
  year={2012},
  volume={39 6},
  pages={407-13}
}
BACKGROUND A number of African countries have planned campaigns against concurrency. It will not be possible to separate the effects of a reduction in concurrency from other behavior changes when evaluating these campaigns. This modeling study explores the potential impact of an intervention to reduce partnership concurrency on HIV incidence in contemporary rural Uganda, keeping incidence of sex acts and partnerships in the population constant. METHODS Data on demography, sexual behavior, and… CONTINUE READING