Incidence of Hepatitis-C among HIV infected men who have sex with men (MSM) attending a sexual health service: a cohort study

@inproceedings{Gamage2011IncidenceOH,
  title={Incidence of Hepatitis-C among HIV infected men who have sex with men (MSM) attending a sexual health service: a cohort study},
  author={Deepa G Gamage and Tim Rh Read and Catriona Susan Bradshaw and Jane S Hocking and Kerry Howley and Marcus Y. Chen and Christopher K Fairley},
  booktitle={BMC infectious diseases},
  year={2011}
}
BackgroundWe aimed to determine the incidence of Hepatitis C (HCV) infection among HIV-infected men who have sex with men (MSM) attending a Sexual Health Centre.MethodsA retrospective cohort study was carried out among HIV-infected MSM seen at least once between February 2002 and March 2010. The analysis was restricted to MSM who had had a negative HCV antibody test at least 6 months after their diagnosis for HIV. Duration of follow up was taken from the date of HIV diagnosis to the first… CONTINUE READING
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