Predictive factors of unprotected sex for female sex workers: first study in French Guiana, the French territory with the highest HIV prevalence

  title={Predictive factors of unprotected sex for female sex workers: first study in French Guiana, the French territory with the highest HIV prevalence},
  author={Marie-Claire Parriault and C{\'e}lia Basurko and A. L. van Melle and Emilie Gaubert-Mar{\'e}chal and St{\'e}phanie Rogier and Pierre Couppi{\'e} and Mathieu Nacher},
  journal={International Journal of STD \& AIDS},
  pages={542 - 548}
French Guiana is the French territory that is most affected by HIV. AIDS incidence is much higher than in mainland France and sex work seems to be an important driver of the epidemic. The objective of this study was to describe consistent condom use among female sex workers with their clients and their intimate partners and to identify determinants of non-use of condoms. An HIV/AIDS Knowledge, Attitudes, Behaviours and Practices survey was conducted in 2009–2010 among sex workers in French… Expand
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