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  1. Per-Contact Risk of Human Immunodeficiency Virus Transmission Between Male Sexual Partners, Eric Vittinghoff et al., American Journal of Epidemiology (1999)

    This study of 2,169 homosexual and bisexual men sought to find the rates of seroconversion (becoming HIV positive) during various sexual acts—both protected and unprotected—per sexual contact. Out of the entire group, 60 seroconversions occurred over the ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 8/9/2017 2:31pm

  2. Patient's Acknowledgment of Counseling of Positive HIV Status, Arkansas Department of Health, Bureau of Public Health Programs, AIDS/STD Division (1998)

    This form was created and used by the Arkansas Department of Health, Bureau of Public Health Programs to document the warning of persons after they have tested positive for HIV that their HIV status can be the basis of felony and misdemeanor charges if th ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/29/2018 3:57pm

  3. State v. Thomas, 983 P.2d 245 (Idaho Ct. App. 1999)

    Thomas was found guilty of transferring body fluid while HIV positive in violation of Idaho law, Idaho Code Ann. § 39-608. Thomas received a maximum fifteen-year sentence, with eligibility for parole in seven years. In 1996, Thomas met C.G., the complaina ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm

  4. Efficacy of Risk Reduction Counseling to Prevent Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Sexually Transmitted Diseases: A Randomized Controlled Trial, Mary L. Kamb et al., 280 JAMA 1161

    This paper discusses one of the first studies to report that interactive HIV/STD counseling leads to a reduction in the incidence of such STDs as gonorrhea, chlamydia, and syphilis (and, by inference, HIV). From 1993 to 1995, Project RESPECT, in collabora ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm

  5. What About Money? Effect of Small Monetary Incentives on Enrollment, Retention, and Motivation to Change Behaviour in an HIV/STD Prevention Counselling Intervention: The Project RESPECT Study Group, M.L. Kamb et al., 74 Sexually Transmitted Infections 253

    This paper discusses a study in which small monetary incentives were found to enhance recruitment and retention in an HIV/STD prevention counseling intervention program. The Project RESPECT Study Group invited men and women attending five urban STD clinic ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm

  6. A Positive Woman's Survival Kit, 1999, International Community of Women Living with HIV/AIDS (ICW)

    This compilation of personal stories interspersed with factual information regarding various aspects of women's experience with HIV/AIDS aims to help HIV-positive women learn from the similar experiences of others. Included are sections on disclosure ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm

  7. HIV and Its Transmission, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 1999

    This fact sheet from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) outlines the ways in which HIV can and cannot be transmitted from one individual to another. HIV is primarily transmitted through sexual contact, by sharing needles and/or syringes, ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 1/23/2015 5:46pm

  8. Montalvo v. Radcliffe, 167 F.3d 873 (4th Cir. 1999)

    This opinion affirms a holding for the defendant, a Karate school that denied admission to a 12-year-old boy living with AIDS, in a case brought under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). The defendant conceded that the school was a place of public ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 3/31/2016 10:20am

  9. EEOC v. Prevo's Family Market, Inc., 135 F.3d 1089 (6th Cir. 1998)

    In this opinion, the court of appeals reverses a trial court judgment, and vacates an award of punitive damages, for an HIV-positive employee, Sharp, who was reassigned from his position in a produce department and whose continued employment was condition ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 3/31/2016 10:21am

  10. Pennsylvania Department of Corrections v. Yeskey, 524 U.S. 206 (1998)

    In Yeskey, the Supreme Court unanimously held that Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act, which prohibits a “public entity” from discriminating against an individual on account of disability, applies to state prisons. The Court rejected the Depa ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 5/8/2013 1:46pm

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