Was the 1988 HIV epidemic among Bangkok's injecting drug users a common source outbreak?

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OBJECTIVE To describe and understand the genesis of the explosive 1988 HIV epidemic among Thai injecting drug users (IDU) in Bangkok. DESIGN Two cross-sectional HIV seroprevalence sample surveys (SP-1 and SP-2) of drug users, including IDU at various stages of treatment. SP-1, a 10-week estimate of prevalence, was conducted by the Bangkok Metropolitan… (More)

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@article{Wright1994WasT1, title={Was the 1988 HIV epidemic among Bangkok's injecting drug users a common source outbreak?}, author={Noeline Wright and Suphak Vanichseni and Pasakorn Akarasewi and Chantapong Wasi and Kachit Choopanya}, journal={AIDS}, year={1994}, volume={8 4}, pages={529-32} }