HIV and sexually transmitted infection risk behaviors and beliefs among Black West Indian immigrants and US-born Blacks.

@article{Hoffman2008HIVAS,
  title={HIV and sexually transmitted infection risk behaviors and beliefs among Black West Indian immigrants and US-born Blacks.},
  author={Susie Hoffman and Sharlene Beckford Jarrett and Elizabeth A Kelvin and Scyatta A. Wallace and Michael A. Augenbraun and Matthew Hogben and Nicole Claudine Liddon and William M. McCormack and Steve R Rubin and Tracey E Wilson},
  journal={American journal of public health},
  year={2008},
  volume={98 11},
  pages={
          2042-50
        }
}
OBJECTIVES We compared Black West Indian immigrants' and US-born Blacks' sexual and drug-use risk behaviors and their beliefs related to using condoms and informing partners of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) to identify possible differences in risk. METHODS We drew data from the baseline assessment of a clinic-based intervention designed to increase partner STI notification. RESULTS Black West Indian men were less likely than were US-born Black men to report nonregular partners… CONTINUE READING
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