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  1. HIV prevalence, attidudes and behaviour in clients of a confidential HIV testing and counselling centre in Uganda.

    Article - En anglais


    To describe clients, operation and impact of an African public HIV testing and counselling centre.

    Design and setting

    Analysis of samples from clients attending the AIDS Information Centre (AIC) in Kampala, Uganda in early 1991.


    HIV-1-positive and HIV-negative consecutive clients (250 of each), 86 consecutive couples, and 200 consecutive clients who were HIV-negative in 1990 and were attending for their repeat test.

    Main outcome measures

    HIV seroprevalence rates, attitudes, behaviour and behaviour change.


    HIV-1 prevalence was 28% overall, 24% in men and 35% in women.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Immunodéficit acquis syndrome, Virose, Infection, Sérologie, Prévalence, Attitude, Comportement sexuel, Epidémiologie, Ouganda, Afrique, Prévention, Hémopathie, Immunopathologie, Maladie sexuellement transmissible, Homme

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : AIDS, Viral disease, Infection, Serology, Prevalence, Attitude, Sexual behavior, Epidemiology, Uganda, Africa, Prevention, Hemopathy, Immunopathology, Sexually transmitted disease, Human

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 92-0518911

    Code Inist : 002B06D01. Création : 199406.