STIs and HIV among men having sex with men in China: a ticking time bomb?

  title={STIs and HIV among men having sex with men in China: a ticking time bomb?},
  author={Frank Y.K. Wong and Zhihuan Jennifer Huang and Weibing Wang and Na He and Jamie Marzzurco and Stephanie N Frangos and Michelle E Buchholz and Darwin Young and Brian Daniel Smith},
  journal={AIDS education and prevention : official publication of the International Society for AIDS Education},
  volume={21 5},
Over the past 10 years, HIV infection rate has increased annually from 30% to 40% in China, resulting in over 700,000 Chinese living with HIV/AIDS by the end of 2007. The Chinese National Medium and Long-Term Strategic Plan for HIV/AIDS Control and Prevention (1998-2010) identifies the men who have sex with men (MSM) population as a high-risk group for HIV infection. The latest statistics show that MSM account for 11.1% of all HIV/AIDS cases in China, an alarming rising rate in a country with… CONTINUE READING

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