Preventing HIV infection in women.

  title={Preventing HIV infection in women.},
  author={Adaora A. Adimora and Catalina S{\'a}nchez Ram{\'i}rez and Judith D. Auerbach and Sevgi O. Aral and Sally Hodder and Gina M. Wingood and Wafaa M El-Sadr and Elizabeth Ann Bukusi},
  journal={Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes},
  volume={63 Suppl 2},
Although the number of new infections has declined recently, women still constitute almost half of the world's 34 million people with HIV infection, and HIV remains the leading cause of death among women of reproductive age. Prevention research has made considerable progress during the past few years in addressing the biological, behavioral, and social factors that influence women's vulnerability to HIV infection. Nevertheless, substantial work still must be performed to implement scientific… CONTINUE READING
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