- The impact of HIV epidemic phases on the effectiveness of core group interventions: insights from mathematical modelsM C Boily
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Center for HIV, STD, and TB Prevention, Division of Sextually Transmitted Diseases Prevention, Atlanta, GA 30333, USA
Sex Transm Infect 78:i78-90. 2002..A more general population approach is also needed early in the epidemic. Epidemic phases are also important in the evaluation of prevention strategies...
- Prevalence of Chlamydia trachomatis and Neisseria gonorrhoeae among at-risk women, young sex workers, and street youth attending community organizations in Quebec City, CanadaC Poulin
, Quebec, Canada
Sex Transm Dis 28:437-43. 2001..The prevalence, however, can be considered high (>10%) among street youth and young sex workers. Providing community-based STD screening and treatment services appear to be an efficient method for reaching these high-risk groups...
- The impact of needle-exchange programs on the spread of HIV among injection drug users: a simulation studyJ M Raboud
Division of Infectious Disease, University Health Network, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
J Urban Health 80:302-20. 2003..Efforts should be focused on getting as many IDUs as possible to become regular NEP attenders and stop sharing needles rather than partially reducing the frequency of sharing by a larger number of IDUs...