Focusing strategies of condom use against HIV in different behavioural settings: an evaluation based on a simulation model.

@article{Vliet2001FocusingSO,
  title={Focusing strategies of condom use against HIV in different behavioural settings: an evaluation based on a simulation model.},
  author={Christopher Van Vliet and E I Meester and Eline L Korenromp and Burton H. Singer and R. Bakker and J. Dik F. Habbema},
  journal={Bulletin of the World Health Organization},
  year={2001},
  volume={79 5},
  pages={
          442-54
        }
}
Using a sexually transmitted diseases simulation model (STDSIM), we made projections of HIV spread for four profiles of sexual behaviour reflecting patterns encountered across the developing world: 1) much commercial sex, no short relationships; 2) commercial sex, concurrent short relationships; 3) concurrent relationships, no commercial sex; 4) serial short relationships, some commercial sex. We studied the effects of increasing condom use in three target groups: commercial sex workers (CSWs… CONTINUE READING

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