TITLE

Combined HIV prevention strategies work best for gay or straight couples

PUB. DATE
November 2014
SOURCE
HIV Treatment ALERTS!;Nov2014, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a mathematical analysis at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). The study suggests that combining HIV prevention strategies, using antiretroviral therapy and the use of condoms, can offer the best long-term protection against HIV transmission in gay couples or heterosexual couples with one HIV-positive partner. The CDC also affirms the findings that anal sex greatly increases risks for HIV transmission compared with vaginal sex.
ACCESSION #
99537810

 

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