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HIV prevention in the community: sexual transmission.


Med J Aust. 1996 Aug 19;165(4):210-1. Unique Identifier : AIDSLINE

Preventing sexual transmission is the key to containing the HIV epidemic, and the key to prevention is in the positive promotion of safer sexual behaviours: using condoms and avoiding unprotected penetrative sex. Doctors can play a vital public health role by providing frank advice.

Disease Notification Human HIV Infections/*PREVENTION & CONTROL/*TRANSMISSION *Sex Behavior JOURNAL ARTICLE


Information in this article was accurate in December 30, 1996. The state of the art may have changed since the publication date. This material is designed to support, not replace, the relationship that exists between you and your doctor. Always discuss treatment options with a doctor who specializes in treating HIV.