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  1. Trends in sexual behaviour and the incidence of sexually transmitted diseases and HIV among drug-using prostitutes, Amsterdam 1986-1992.

    Article - En anglais

    Objective

    To determine trends in commercial sexual risk behaviour among drug-using prostitutes in Amsterdam after local and national prevention campaigns began in 1987.

    Design

    A subgroup of 281 drug-using prostitutes was selected from a comprehensive, open cohort study of drug users in Amsterdam.

    Methods

    Cross-sectional (at intake) and within-person trends in sexual behaviour were evaluated.

    Person-time analysis was used to determine trends in incidence of sexually transmitted disease (STD).

    Results

    From 1986 to 1992, « always » use of condoms in the 6 months preceding intake increased from 21 to 58% (P<0.001) and the number of commercial contacts declined from 84 to 64 per month (P=0.06).

    Mots-clés Pascal : SIDA, Virose, Infection, Incidence, Prostitution, Maladie sexuellement transmissible, Toxicomanie, Voie intraveineuse, Comportement sexuel, Facteur risque, Epidémiologie, Pays Bas, Europe, Etude longitudinale, Femelle, Homme, Immunodéficit, Immunopathologie

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : AIDS, Viral disease, Infection, Incidence, Prostitution, Sexually transmitted disease, Drug addiction, Intravenous administration, Sexual behavior, Risk factor, Epidemiology, Netherlands, Europe, Follow up study, Female, Human, Immune deficiency, Immunopathology

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

    Cote : 94-0214909

    Code Inist : 002B06D01. Création : 199406.