Sexual behavior and pregnancy outcome in HIV-infected women. Canadian Women's HIV Study Group.

@article{Hankins1998SexualBA,
  title={Sexual behavior and pregnancy outcome in HIV-infected women. Canadian Women's HIV Study Group.},
  author={Catherine Hankins and Thang Tran and Normand D Lapointe},
  journal={Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes and human retrovirology : official publication of the International Retrovirology Association},
  year={1998},
  volume={18 5},
  pages={479-87}
}
Sexual behavior and pregnancy outcome data for 392 HIV-infected women were analyzed. During the 6 months before study entry, 71.2% (279 of 392 women) were sexually active. In multivariate regression, women with baseline CD4+ > or = 200/microl were more likely than women with CD4+ < 200/microl to be sexually active (adjusted odds ratio [OR] = 1.75; 95% confidence interval [CI], 1.06-2.88; p = .03). Consistent condom use was reported with 58.4% (149 of 255) of steady male partners and 65.7% (23… CONTINUE READING