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  1. HIV risk factors in three geographic strata of rural Rakai District, Uganda.

    Article - En anglais


    To examine risk factors for HIV-1 infection in three geographic strata (main road trading centers that service local and international traffic, small trading villages on secondary dirt roads that serve as foci for local communications, and agricultural villages off main and secondary roads) in Rakai District, Uganda.

    Design and methods

    Serological, sociodemographic, knowledge/behaviors and health survey conducted in 21 randomly selected community clusters; complete data were collected for 1292 consenting adults.


    Fifteen per cent of the men and 24% of the women were HIV-1-positive.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Immunodéficit acquis syndrome, Virose, Infection, Comportement sexuel, Ouganda, Afrique, Virus HIV1, Virus immunodéficience humaine, Lentivirinae, Retroviridae, Virus, Facteur risque, Hémopathie, Immunopathologie, Maladie sexuellement transmissible, Milieu rural, Répartition géographique, Epidémiologie, Homme

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : AIDS, Viral disease, Infection, Sexual behavior, Uganda, Africa, HIV-1 virus, Human immunodeficiency virus, Lentivirinae, Retroviridae, Virus, Risk factor, Hemopathy, Immunopathology, Sexually transmitted disease, Rural environment, Geographic distribution, Epidemiology, Human

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

    Cote : 92-0689544

    Code Inist : 002B06D01. Création : 199406.