- Incident and prevalent herpes simplex virus type 2 infection increases risk of HIV acquisition among women in Uganda and ZimbabweJoelle M Brown
Department of Epidemiology, University of California at Los Angeles, 10880 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
AIDS 21:1515-23. 2007..An association has been demonstrated between herpes simplex type 2 (HSV-2) and HIV infection among men, but prospective studies in women have yielded mixed results...
- Hormonal contraception and the risk of HIV acquisitionCharles S Morrison
Clinical Research Department, Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
AIDS 21:85-95. 2007..Combined oral contraceptives (COC) and depot-medroxyprogesterone acetate (DMPA) are among the most widely used family planning methods; their effect on HIV acquisition is not known...
- Nonoxynol-9 100 mg gel: multi-site safety study from sub-Saharan AfricaIrving F Hoffman
Division of Infectious Diseases, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
AIDS 18:2191-5. 2004..To evaluate the safety of 100 mg nonoxynol-9 (N-9) gel, a vaginal microbicide, on the genital mucosa of women from Malawi and Zimbabwe in preparation for a phase III efficacy study...