Sociodemographic characteristics and HIV risk behaviour patterns of male sex workers in Madrid, Spain.

@article{Belza2001SociodemographicCA,
  title={Sociodemographic characteristics and HIV risk behaviour patterns of male sex workers in Madrid, Spain.},
  author={Mar{\'i}a Jos{\'e} J Belza and Alicia Ll{\'a}cer and Refugio Mora and Marangelie Morales and J D L{\'o}pez Castilla and Luis M de la Fuente},
  journal={AIDS care},
  year={2001},
  volume={13 5},
  pages={677-82}
}
This paper describes the sociodemographic and work characteristics, prevalence of HIV infection and associated risk behaviours among male sex workers (MSWs) in Madrid (Spain). Using an anonymous semi-structured questionnaire, educators attached to a mobile unit under a street-based prostitution programme surveyed 84 MSWs from several Madrid areas. Of the total surveyed: 35% were immigrants, mean age was 23 years, mean period in prostitution was four years; 21% had no primary education; 16% had… CONTINUE READING