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Engagement in sex work does not increase HIV risk for women who inject drugs in Ukraine

Abstract:

Background

We studied the association between sex in exchange for money, drugs or goods and HIV for women who inject drugs (WWID) in Ukraine, as previous data on this association from the post-USSR region are contradictory.

Methods

Data come from the Integrated Bio-Behavioral Survey of Ukrainian people who inject drugs collected in 2011 using respondent-driven sampling. Participants were interviewed and tested with rapid HIV tests.

Results

The samp...

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Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
Version:
Publisher's version

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10.1093/pubmed/fdw070

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MPLS Division
Department:
Zoology
Oxford college:
Hertford; Hertford College
Role:
Author
Publisher:
Oxford University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Public Health Journal website
Volume:
39
Issue:
3
Pages:
e103-e110
Publication date:
2016-07-22
Acceptance date:
2016-06-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1741-3850
ISSN:
1741-3842
Pubs id:
pubs:744926
URN:
uri:67fc4616-0d11-45ac-b3ac-d27b46211a77
UUID:
uuid:67fc4616-0d11-45ac-b3ac-d27b46211a77
Local pid:
pubs:744926

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