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Guatemala City women: empowering a hidden risk group to prevent HIV transmission. Final technical report. Phase I: formative research.

@inproceedings{Lundgren1992GuatemalaCW,
  title={Guatemala City women: empowering a hidden risk group to prevent HIV transmission. Final technical report. Phase I: formative research.},
  author={R. Lundgren and B. Bezmalinovic and Duflon Ws and A. Hirschmann},
  year={1992}
}
  • R. Lundgren, B. Bezmalinovic, +1 author A. Hirschmann
  • Published 1992
  • Medicine
  • As in many developing countries heterosexual transmission of HIV is increasing in Guatemala and Guatemalan women aged 15-45 account for nearly 21% of the reported cases. In order to develop meaningful prevention strategies the socially and culturally patterned behaviors involved in HIV transmission must be identified. The Guatemalan Association for AIDS Prevention and Control initiated a project in 1991 to collect information on which to base a prevention program for Latin American women. The… CONTINUE READING
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