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Transmission Rates Female To Male

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Male-to-female transmission rates vs. female-to-male

Can you cite some reputable studies about the difference in male-to-female and female-to-male transmission rates? I have heard figures as low as 4:1 (WHO, 2000) and as high as 20:1 (Padian, Shiboski & Jewell, 1991) or higher.
Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Response from Ryan M. Kull, C.S.W

Columbia University's Health & Related Services
...well:http://hivinsite.ucsf.edu/akb/current/01sextx/ref26c.htmlhttp://hivinsite.ucsf.edu/akb/current/01sextx/ref24c.htmlhttp://hivinsite.ucsf.edu/akb/current/01sextx/toctable1.htmlhttp://hivinsite.ucsf.edu/akb/current/01sextx/toctable2.htmlIt is... Read more »
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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Human Papillomavirus Vaccination of Males: Attitudes and Perceptions of Physicians Who Vaccinate Females

...of 2,714 pediatricians and family practitioners identified in administrative claims of a US health plan as HPV vaccinators of females. Of the 595 pediatricians and 499 family practitioners who participated, most said they would recommend HPV... Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

Randomized Controlled Trial Shows Circumcision Does Not Reduce Male-to-Female HIV Transmission

... Male circumcision does not reduce the transmission of HIV from men to their female partners, according to a Lancet study conducted in Uganda, Bloomberg reports (Sargent, 7/16). The researchers recruited Read more »
Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation

The Female Company's Female Condoms Examined

... Fortune Small Business /CNNMoney.com examines The Female Health Company's efforts to create and sell a female condom. When the current CEO joined the company in 1985, the "very notion Read more »
Female Health Company

Second-Generation Female Condom Is Now Available in the United States; FC2 Female Condom Will Cost 30 Percent Less Than Predecessor

... Chicago, Ill. -- The Female Health Company (FHC) (NASDAQ: FHCO) is announcing today that its second-generation FC2 Female CondomĀ®, which received regulatory Read more »
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Female to Male Transmission Risk (Dr Bob)

Posted by Sprite1, 3 Replies
...And just as I was entering the home stretch a little bit calmer... Dr Bob's answer to the question "I've heard that female to male transmission is very low" has really scared me. http://www.thebody.com/Forums/AIDS/SafeSex/Current/Q187720.html ... Read more »

Female to male transmission and visa versa

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
When they say there is a very small chance for men to get HIV from a woman sexually, this means when the woman HAS HIV. For women, they can get HIV from males sexually (vaginal) extremely easy, it can be one chance in one! Some women do not catch... Read more »

Female to Female Transmission

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
I had oral sex with another woman, and I'm wondering how risky this is? I've read, it is risky, and then I've read it isn't. So which is it? Regardless if I ever do that again it will be with protection I don't care. I just want to know if anyone on... Read more »

Female To Male Transmission

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
...What is the liklyhood for a male to contract HIV from a female from a 1 time exposure. Thanks Read more »