Volume 7, Number 6—December 2001
Trichomonas vaginalis, HIV, and African-Americans
|Yeara||Location (ref)||N||Population||Trichomonas prevalence (%)||Diagnostic method(s)|
|1996-97||New York (18)||213||Incarcerated||47||culture|
|1995-97||St. Louis (19)||143||HIV clinic||11||wet mount|
|1993-95||4 cities (20)||1,285||HIV infected and high risk||11||wet mount|
|1994||New York (23)||1,404||Inner city||20||not provided|
|1992||Baltimore (24)||279||STD clinic||26||culture|
|1990-94||New York (37)||677||HIV and community clinics||22||culture|
|1901-93||Southeastern city (21)||650||Adolescent health clinics||3||culture|
|1986||5 cities (27)||13,816||Antepartum women||13||culture|
|1990-91||New York (22)||372||Inner city||27||culture|
|1989-90||New York (25)||1,401||OB/GYN clinics||20||culture|
|1989||Baltimore (26)||3,005||Cancer screening||25||wet mount|
|1987-88||Denver (36)||5,681b||STD clinic||11||wet mount|
|1984-86||Birmingham (28)||818||STD clinic||21||wet mount|
|1985||San Francisco (29)||171||Adolescent clinic||11||wet mount/PAPc|
|1982||Baltimore (30)||115||Pregnant adolescents||34||culture|
|1981||Seattle (31)||80||Juvenile detention||48||wet mount|
|1980||Providence (32)||500||Student health center||3||culture|
|1979-80||Storrs (33)||383||GYN clinic||19||wet mount/PAP|
|1971||Oregon (34)||338||State school/adolescents||35||Gram stain|
|1964||Philadelphia (35)||27,392||Cancer screening||16||PAP|
aYear of study (or publication).
b Number of visits.
cPapanicolaou smear; STD = sexually transmitted disease; OB/GYN = obstetrics/gynecology.
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