ERIC Number: EJ612327
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
Reference Count: 0
When Is an HIV Infection Prevented and When Is It Merely Delayed?
Pinkerton, Steven D.; Chesson, Harrell W.; Holtgrave, David R.; Kassler, William; Layde, Peter M.
Evaluation Review, v24 n3 p251-71 Jun 2000
Suggests a framework for distinguishing between HIV infections that are truly prevented and those that are merely delayed and illustrates how these outcomes can be estimated. Discusses strategies for extrapolating intervention effects beyond the assessment period and highlights the implications of these approaches for HIV prevention decision making. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Research supported by grants R01-MH55440 and R01-MH56830 from the National Institute of Mental Health (NIMH) and NIMH center grant P30-MH52776.