HIV risk environment for Ghanaian women: challenges to prevention.

@article{Mill2002HIVRE,
  title={HIV risk environment for Ghanaian women: challenges to prevention.},
  author={Judy E Mill and John K. Anarfi},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  year={2002},
  volume={54 3},
  pages={325-37}
}
Ghana is experiencing high rates of HIV transmission and women have been identified as a group with increased vulnerability to infection. Women's vulnerability may be influenced by factors such as gender, unequal power relationships and poverty. Research was undertaken in Ghana from January to May 1999 to examine the experiences of HIV sero-positive women. Thirty-one women were interviewed to explore the broad context of disease transmission and to identify factors that mediated women's ability… CONTINUE READING