What is the achievable effectiveness of the India AIDS Initiative intervention among female sex workers under target coverage? Model projections from southern India.

@article{Williams2006WhatIT,
  title={What is the achievable effectiveness of the India AIDS Initiative intervention among female sex workers under target coverage? Model projections from southern India.},
  author={John J R Williams and Anna M. Foss and Peter Vickerman and Charlotte H. Watts and Banadakoppa Manjappa Ramesh and Sushena Reza-Paul and Reynold G Washington and Stephen Ogu Moses and Jamie Blanchard and Catherine Lowndes and Michel Alary and Marie-Claude Boily},
  journal={Sexually transmitted infections},
  year={2006},
  volume={82 5},
  pages={372-80}
}
BACKGROUND The India AIDS Initiative (Avahan) prevention programme funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation aims to reduce HIV prevalence in high risk groups such as female and male sex workers and their clients, to limit HIV transmission in the general population. OBJECTIVES To assess the potential effectiveness of the Avahan intervention at the level of coverage targeted, in different epidemiological settings in India. METHODS A deterministic compartmental model of the transmission… CONTINUE READING

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