Integrated Biological and Behavioral Surveillance Survey among Female Sex Workers in 22 Terai Highway Districts of Nepal. ACNielsen Nepal Pvt Ltd, STD/AIDS Counseling and Training Services, National Reference Laboratory, et al. (2009)

Integrated Biological and Behavioral Surveillance Survey among Female Sex Workers in 22 Terai Highway Districts of Nepal. FHI, ACNielsen Nepal Pvt Ltd, STD/AIDS Counseling and Training Services, et al (2009) The Integrated Biological and Behavioral Surveillance Survey among Female Sex Workers (IBBS 2009) was launched on February 20, 2009. A total of 600 female sex workers (FSW) were recruited for the study, out of whom 400 were recruited from six study sites representing 16 districts between Jhapa in the eastern region and Rupandehi in the western region along the highway in the terai. Another 200 were recruited from three sites representing six districts between Kapilvastu in the western region and Kanchanpur in the far western region. Data for the study were collected from February 28, 2009 to April 25, 2009.


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Prevalence and Predictors of HIV Infection among Female Sex Workers in Kaiyuan City Yunnan Province China. Wang H, Chen R Y, Ding G, et al (2009)

Prevalence and Predictors of HIV Infection among Female Sex Workers in Kaiyuan City Yunnan Province China. Wang H, Chen R Y, Ding G, et al (2009)

Sexual transmission is the fastest growing route of HIV transmission in China. We
undertook this study to describe the risk factors for HIV infection in female sex workers (FSWs), and to determine the commercial sex venues where FSWs are most at risk of being infected with or infecting others with HIV.


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2005 Cambodia STI Prevalence Survey (IBBS) - Sexually Transmitted Infections and Related Behaviors among Brothel-Based Female Sex Workers, Police, and Men Who Have Sex with Men. Sopheab H, Morineau G, Neal JJ, et al (2008)

Epidemiological Fact Sheet on HIV and AIDS Pakistan 2008 Update. WHO, UNICEF and UNICEF (2008)

The objectives of this survey were: 1) to estimate the prevalence of gonorrhea, chlamydia, syphilis, and related risk behaviors among three sentinel groups; 2) to estimate HIV among men who have sex with men (MSM); and 3) to provide data for planning and management of sexually transmitted infection (STI) control and prevention programs.

 

 

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A Dialogue with Female Sex Workers: Their Perspectives on Behavior Change for HIV Prevention. FHI and USAID (2008)

A Dialogue with Female Sex Workers: Their Perspectives on Behavior Change for HIV Prevention. FHI and USAID (2008) Data from the 2005-2006 HIV/STI Integrated Biological and Behavioral Surveillance (IBBS) indicate that HIV prevention programs targeted at female sex workers (FSWs) need to overcome key behavioral barriers to effectively protect them, their clients, and their regular partners from HIV and STIs. Key behavioral risk factors for FSWs in all provinces surveyed include...

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Annual HIV Sentinel Surveillance Country Report 2007. National AIDS Control Organization (2008)

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The Annual Sentinel Surveillance for HIV was started in the country in 1998 using standardized methodology. It is conducted by the National AIDS Control Organization (NACO) and the States AIDS Control Societies (SACS). NIHFW has been associated with it for data collection, monitoring, analysis and preparing the country report since 1998.


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Behavioral Surveillance Survey in Timor-Leste, 2008 First Round Results for Female Sex Workers (FSW). International HIV Research Group and The University of New South Wales (2008)

Behavioral Surveillance Survey in Timor-Leste, 2008 First Round Results for Female Sex Workers (FSW). International HIV Research Group and The University of New South Wales (2008) Although there are limited data on HIV prevalence rates for specific sub-populations and indeed the overall population in Timor-Leste, the country is considered to have a low-level epidemic, with a national HIV prevalence of less than 0.1%.

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Behavioural Surveillance Survey 2008: Injecting Drug Users and Female Sex Workers. National AIDS Programme Myanmar and WHO (2008)

Behavioural Surveillance Survey 2008: Injecting Drug Users and Female Sex Workers. National AIDS Programme Myanmar and WHO (2008) To monitor the trajectory of the HIV epidemic among higher risk groups the National AIDS Programme (NAP) has a two prong surveillance system which consists of HIV sentinel sero- surveillance and behavioural surveillance surveys (BSS). Both are critical components for assessing and evaluating the overall impact of the national response to HIV and AIDS. The previous round of BSS, in 2003, were conducted among the general population. Between late 2007 and the first quarter 2008, BSS was conducted in female sex workers (FSW) and injection drug users (IDU), for first time by the NAP.

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Epidemiological Fact Sheet on HIV and AIDS, July 2008 Update: India. UNAIDS and WHO (2008)

Epidemiological Fact Sheet on HIV and AIDS India - July 2008 Update. WHO, UNAIDS and UNICEF (2008) Global surveillance of HIV, AIDS and sexually transmitted infections (STIs) is a joint effort of UNAIDS and WHO. The UNAIDS/WHO Working Group on Global HIV/AIDS and STI Surveillance, initiated in November 1996, is the coordination and implementation mechanism for UNAIDS and WHO to compile and improve the quality of data needed for informed decisionmaking and planning at national, regional and global levels.

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IBBS among Female Sex Workers Pokhara Valley Round III -2008. New ERA, STD/AIDS Counseling and Training Service, National Centre for AIDS and STD Control Nepal, et al. (2008)

IBBS among Female Sex Workers Pokhara Valley Round III -2008. USAID, Advancing Surveillance Policies Prevention Care and Support to Fight HIV/AIDS and National Centre for AIDS and STD Control Nepal (2008) This study is the third round of the IBBS and was conducted from June through to August 2008, among 200 female sex workers (FSWs) in Pokhara. The study was undertaken to measure the prevalence of HIV and syphilis, and associated risk behaviors, among FSWs. Demographic and sexual behavior data were collected through a structured questionnaire, while the prevalence of HIV and syphilis were selectively measured by blood samples. Syphilis was tested using the Rapid Plasma Regain (RPR) test card and HIV was detected by using Determine HIV 1/2 test as first test to detect antibodies against HIV, Uni-Gold test as a second test and SD Bioline HIV 1/2 test as a tie breaker test.

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Integrated Biological and Behavioral Surveillance Survey among Female Sex Workers Kathmandu Valley: Round III -2008. New ERA, STD/AIDS Counseling and Training Services, FHI, et al. (2008)

Integrated Biological and Behavioral Surveillance Survey among Female Sex Workers Kathmandu Valley: Round III -2008. USAID, Advancing Surveillance Policies Prevention Care and Support to Fight HIV/AIDS and National Centre for AIDS and STD Control Nepal (2008) This study is the third round of the IBBS conducted from June through August 2008 among 500 FSWs, both street (N=200) and establishment based (N=300) in the Kathmandu Valley (Kathmandu, Bhaktapur, and Lalitpur districts). The study was undertaken to measure the prevalence of HIV and syphilis, and associated risk and prevention behaviors among FSWs. Demographic and sexual behavior data were collected through a structured questionnaire while the prevalence of HIV and syphilis were selectively measured by blood samples. Syphilis was tested using the Rapid Plasma Regain (RPR) test card and HIV was detected by using Determine HIV 1/2 test as first test to detect antibodies against HIV, Uni-Gold test as a second test and SD Bioline HIV 1/2 test as a tie breaker test.

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