Selected public health observations derived from Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study.

@article{Ginzburg1988SelectedPH,
  title={Selected public health observations derived from Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study.},
  author={Harold M Ginzburg and Patricia L. Fleming and Kirk D Miller},
  journal={Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes},
  year={1988},
  volume={1 1},
  pages={2-7}
}
Selected findings from the Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study (MACS) of homosexual/bisexual men are reviewed. High risk sexual behaviors, the use of drugs/alcohol, condom use, and behavior change are addressed in a public health context. The potential significance of education/behavior modification programs as strategies for public health intervention emerges from these findings. Until there is a realistic timetable for vaccine availability and more effective chemotherapy, the MACS provides the… CONTINUE READING