Prevalence, clinical associations, and impact of intimate partner violence among HIV-infected gay and bisexual men: a population-based study.

@article{Siemieniuk2013PrevalenceCA,
  title={Prevalence, clinical associations, and impact of intimate partner violence among HIV-infected gay and bisexual men: a population-based study.},
  author={Reed A. C. Siemieniuk and Patricia Miller and Kate Woodman and Karen A Ko and Hartmut B Krentz and Michael J. Gill},
  journal={HIV medicine},
  year={2013},
  volume={14 5},
  pages={293-302}
}
OBJECTIVES Intimate partner violence (IPV) is a risk factor for HIV infection. Little is known, however, about the prevalence, clinical associations, and impact of IPV among patients living with HIV. METHODS HIV-infected gay and bisexual men in Southern Alberta, Canada were screened for IPV between May 2009 and December 2011. The associations with IPV of sociodemographic factors, psychological factors, clinical status, and HIV-related and HIV-unrelated hospitalizations, data for which were… CONTINUE READING