TITLE

Age-disparity, sexual connectedness and HIV infection in disadvantaged communities around Cape Town, South Africa: a study protocol

PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p616
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the study conducted to determine the role of age-disparity and sexual connectedness in promoting HIV infection in disadvantaged communities around Cape Town, South Africa. It mentions that high prevalence of HIV is partially attributed to widespread poverty and labour migration from rural areas to urban centres. It also mentions that the study provides substantial insights into the relationship between sexual network attributes and risk factors for HIV infection.
ACCESSION #
65253369

 

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