Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Sustained Viral Suppression and Transmission Risk Potential Among Persons Receiving HIV Care — United States, 2014

@inproceedings{Crepaz2018RacialAE,
  title={Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Sustained Viral Suppression and Transmission Risk Potential Among Persons Receiving HIV Care — United States, 2014},
  author={Nicole Crepaz and Xueyuan Dong and Xiao Wang and Angela L Hernandez and H Irene Hall},
  booktitle={MMWR. Morbidity and mortality weekly report},
  year={2018}
}
Non-Hispanic blacks/African Americans (blacks) represent 12% of the U.S. POPULATION * However, in 2014 an estimated 43% (471,500) of persons living with diagnosed and undiagnosed human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection were blacks (1). In 2016, blacks accounted for 44% of all new HIV diagnoses (2). Although antiretroviral therapy (ART) prescriptions… CONTINUE READING