Disassortative Age-Mixing Does Not Explain Differences in HIV Prevalence between Young White and Black MSM: Findings from Four Studies.

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PloS one, ISSN: 1932-6203, Vol: 10, Issue: 6, Page: e0129877

Publication Year:
2015
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Repository URL:
https://scholarworks.gsu.edu/iph_facpub/161
PMID:
26090814
DOI:
10.1371/journal.pone.0129877; 10.1371/journal.pone.0129877.t001; 10.1371/journal.pone.0129877.t002; 10.1371/journal.pone.0129877.g001; 10.1371/journal.pone.0129877.t003
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PMC4474564; 4474564
Author(s):
Jeremy Alexander Grey; Richard B. Rothenberg; Patrick Sean Sullivan; Eli Samuel Rosenberg; Garrett Prestage
Publisher(s):
Public Library of Science (PLoS); Figshare
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Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology; Agricultural and Biological Sciences; Biological Sciences; black msm; black msm.conclusionspartner age disassortativity; concordance correlation coefficients; race; partner age differences; ccc; participant hiv status; age groups; studies objectiveage disassortativity; partner age difference; white msm; Public Health
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Age disassortativity is one hypothesis for HIV disparities between Black and White MSM. We examined differences in age mixing by race and the effect of partner age difference on the association between race and HIV status.