Hormonal contraceptive use and HIV-1 infection in a population-based cohort in Rakai, Uganda.

TitleHormonal contraceptive use and HIV-1 infection in a population-based cohort in Rakai, Uganda.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2003
AuthorsKiddugavu, M, Makumbi, F, Wawer, MJ, Serwadda, D, Sewankambo, NK, Wabwire-Mangen, F, Lutalo, T, Meehan, M, Meehan, M, Gray, RH
Corporate AuthorsRakai Project Study Group,
JournalAIDS (London, England)
Volume17
Issue2
Pagination233-40
Date Published2003 Jan 24
ISSN0269-9370
KeywordsAdolescent, Adult, Age Distribution, Condoms, Contraception Behavior, Contraceptive Agents, Female, Developing Countries, Female, HIV Infections, HIV-1, Humans, Incidence, Middle Aged, Poisson Distribution, Progesterone Congeners, Risk Factors, Rural Health, Sexual Behavior, Uganda
Abstract

Hormonal contraceptives have been associated with increased risk of HIV acquisition.

Alternate JournalAIDS
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PubMed ID12545084