High HIV prevalence and incidence among MSM across 12 cities in India.

@article{Solomon2015HighHP,
  title={High HIV prevalence and incidence among MSM across 12 cities in India.},
  author={Sunil S Solomon and Shruti H Mehta and Aylur Kailasom Srikrishnan and Canjeevaram K. Vasudevan and Allison M McFall and Pachamuthu Balakrishnan and Santhanam Anand and Panneerselvam Nandagopal and Elizabeth L. Ogburn and Oliver Laeyendecker and Gregory Lucas and S. Theban Solomon and David D Celentano},
  journal={AIDS},
  year={2015},
  volume={29 6},
  pages={723-31}
}
OBJECTIVE To characterize prevalence, incidence, and associated correlates of HIV infection among MSM in 12 cities across India. DESIGN Cross-sectional sample using respondent-driven sampling from September 2012 to June 2013. METHODS A total 12022 MSM (~1000/city) were recruited. Participants had to be at least 18 years, self-identify as male, and report oral/anal intercourse with a man in the prior year. HIV infection was diagnosed using three rapid tests. Cross-sectional HIV incidence was… CONTINUE READING