HIV Infection, Sexual Risk Behavior, and Substance Use Among Latino Gay and Bisexual Men and Transgender Persons
January 29, 2009
The researchers undertook the current study to examine HIV prevalence and the socioeconomic correlates of HIV infection, sexual risk behaviors and substance use among Latino men who have sex with men and among Latino transgender persons in Chicago and San Francisco. Respondent-driven sampling and computer-assisted self-administered interviews were used to collect data from 643 people: 320 in Chicago, and 323 in San Francisco.
Am Journal of Public Health
06.2008; Vol. 98; No. 6: P. 1036-1042; Jesus Ramirez-Valles, Ph.D., M.P.H.; Dalia Garcia, M.A.; Richard T. Campbell, Ph.D.; Rafael M. Diaz, Ph.D., M.S.W.; Douglas D. Heckathorn, Ph.D.
This article was provided by CDC National Prevention Information Network. It is a part of the publication CDC HIV/Hepatitis/STD/TB Prevention News Update.