Relatively low HIV infection rates in rural Uganda, but with high potential for a rise: a cohort study in Kayunga District, Uganda.

TitleRelatively low HIV infection rates in rural Uganda, but with high potential for a rise: a cohort study in Kayunga District, Uganda.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2009
AuthorsGuwatudde, D, Wabwire-Mangen, F, Eller, LA, Eller, M, McCutchan, F, Kibuuka, H, Millard, M, Sewankambo, N, Serwadda, D, Michael, N, Robb, M
Corporate AuthorsKayunga Cohort Research Team,
JournalPloS one
Volume4
Issue1
Paginatione4145
Date Published2009
ISSN1932-6203
KeywordsAdolescent, Adult, Cohort Studies, Female, Follow-Up Studies, HIV Infections, Humans, Male, Middle Aged, Population Surveillance, Prevalence, Risk Factors, Uganda
Abstract

Few studies have been conducted in Uganda to identify and quantify the determinants of HIV-1 infection. We report results from a community-based cohort study, whose primary objectives were to determine HIV-1 prevalence, incidence, and determinants of these infections, among other objectives.

Alternate JournalPLoS ONE
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