US prisons missing opportunities to tackle HIV in inmates

@article{Rubin2016USPM,
  title={US prisons missing opportunities to tackle HIV in inmates},
  author={Rita Carey Rubin},
  journal={The Lancet},
  year={2016},
  volume={388},
  pages={1041-1042}
}
  • R. Rubin
  • Published 10 September 2016
  • Medicine
  • The Lancet
The USA imprisons a larger per centage of its population than any other country in the world except the Seychelles, and its inmates are at least three times more likely to have HIV/AIDS than the general US population. “In almost any jurisdiction in the US, there’s a concentration of the epidemic in the correctional population”, Anne Spaulding, an infectious disease specialist who directs the Center for the Health of Incarcerated Persons at Emory University, GA, USA, told The Lancet. Worldwide… 
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