HIV Incidence and Risk Factors for Acquisition in HIV Discordant Couples in Masaka, Uganda: An HIV Vaccine Preparedness Study

@inproceedings{Ruzagira2011HIVIA,
  title={HIV Incidence and Risk Factors for Acquisition in HIV Discordant Couples in Masaka, Uganda: An HIV Vaccine Preparedness Study},
  author={Eugene Ruzagira and Symon Wandiembe and Andrew M Abaasa and Agnes N. Bwanika and Ubaldo Bahemuka and Pauli N. Amornkul and Matt Price and Heiner Grosskurth and Anatoli Kamali},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2011}
}
OBJECTIVES To determine the incidence of and risk factors for HIV acquisition in a cohort of HIV-uninfected partners from HIV discordant couples in Masaka, Uganda, and to establish its suitability for HIV vaccine trials. METHODS HIV-uninfected adults living in HIV discordant couple relationships were enrolled and followed for 2 years. Interviews, medical investigations, HIV counseling and testing, syphilis and urine pregnancy (women) tests were performed at quarterly visits. Sexual risk… CONTINUE READING
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