Sexual mixing patterns and heterosexual HIV transmission among African Americans in the southeastern United States.

@article{Doherty2009SexualMP,
  title={Sexual mixing patterns and heterosexual HIV transmission among African Americans in the southeastern United States.},
  author={Irene A. Doherty and Victor J. Schoenbach and Adaora A. Adimora},
  journal={Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes},
  year={2009},
  volume={52 1},
  pages={114-20}
}
OBJECTIVES Heterosexually transmitted HIV infection rates are disproportionately high among African Americans. HIV transmission is influenced by sexual network characteristics, including sexual partnership mixing patterns among subpopulations with different prevalences of infection. STUDY DESIGN We conducted a cross-sectional analysis of previously collected data from a North Carolina population-based case-control study. Respondents were heterosexual black men and women who either had… CONTINUE READING

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