Integrated bio-behavioural HIV surveillance surveys among female sex workers in Sudan, 2011–2012

@inproceedings{Elhadi2013IntegratedBH,
  title={Integrated bio-behavioural HIV surveillance surveys among female sex workers in Sudan, 2011–2012},
  author={Magda Elhadi and Abdulateef S Elbadawi and Samira Hamid Abdelrahman and Ibtisam Mohammed and Ivana Bozicevic and Ehab Hassan and Mohammed Elmukhtar and Sally M. Ahmed and Mohammed Sidahmed Abdelraheem and Nazik Mubarak and Salwa Elsanousi and Hamidreza Setayesh},
  booktitle={Sexually transmitted infections},
  year={2013}
}
OBJECTIVES To assess HIV and syphilis prevalence, HIV-related behaviours and testing for HIV in female sex workers (FSW) in Sudan. DESIGN Bio-behavioural surveys using respondent-driven sampling were carried out among FSW in the capital cities of 14 states in Sudan in 2011-2012. HIV and syphilis testing was done by rapid tests. RESULTS 4220 FSW aged 15-49 years were recruited. The median age of recruited women varied from 21 to 28 years per site. The highest HIV prevalence was measured at… CONTINUE READING
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