TITLE

The HIV Epidemic Among Women in the United States: A Persistent Puzzle

AUTHOR(S)
Haley, Danielle F.; Justman, Jessica E.
PUB. DATE
September 2013
SOURCE
Journal of Women's Health (15409996);Sep2013, Vol. 22 Issue 9, p715
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The authors reflect on a study on HIV epidemic among women in the U.S. They suggest the possible powerful drivers of HIV among U.S. black adults including poverty, violent crime, social disorder and incarceration rates. They explore the recruitment approaches that reflect the relationship between HIV risk and environmental and network characteristics. They also explain the factors for the difference in the prevalence of newly diagnosed HIV among the studies.
ACCESSION #
90096171

 

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