HIV-Related High-Risk Behaviors among Chinese Migrant Construction Laborers in Nantong, Jiangsu

@inproceedings{Zhuang2012HIVRelatedHB,
  title={HIV-Related High-Risk Behaviors among Chinese Migrant Construction Laborers in Nantong, Jiangsu},
  author={Xun Zhuang and Zunyou Wu and Katharine E Poundstone and Changqing Yang and Yaqin Zhong and Shengyang Jiang},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND HIV transmission in rural areas of China is being fueled in part by migrant workers who acquire HIV outside of their hometowns. Recent surveillance statistics indicate that HIV prevalence among returning migrants has increased significantly. METHODS We conducted a community-based cross-sectional study to assess HIV-related knowledge, attitudes and behaviors among migrant returnees in Nantong, Jiangsu Province, one of the largest exporters of migrant laborers. RESULTS A total of… CONTINUE READING
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