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HIV Infection and Sexual Behaviour among Women with Infertility in Tanzania: A Hospital-based Study

Citation

Favot, Isabelle; Ngalula, Juliana; Mgalla, Zaida; Klokke, Arnoud H.; Gumodoka, Balthazar; & Boerma, J. Ties (1997). HIV Infection and Sexual Behaviour among Women with Infertility in Tanzania: A Hospital-based Study. International Journal of Epidemiology, 26(2), 414-9.

Abstract

Background: Infertility is common in Africa, but virtually no data exist on HIV prevalence among infertile women. Mainly anthropological studies in Africa have shown that infertile women have higher risks of marital instability and possibly also have more sexual partners than fertile women.

URL

http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ije/26.2.414

Reference Type

Journal Article

Journal Title

International Journal of Epidemiology

Author(s)

Favot, Isabelle
Ngalula, Juliana
Mgalla, Zaida
Klokke, Arnoud H.
Gumodoka, Balthazar
Boerma, J. Ties

Year Published

1997

Volume Number

26

Issue Number

2

Pages

414-9

Reference ID

1235