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Published: 29 April 2016

Journal of the International AIDS Society 2016, 19:21154
http://www.jiasociety.org/index.php/jias/article/view/21154 | http://dx.doi.org/10.7448/IAS.19.1.21154

 

Regarding the paper ‘The prevalence and correlates of undiagnosed HIV among Australian gay and bisexual men: results of a national, community-based, bio-behavioural survey’ by Martin Holt, Toby Lea, Jason Asselin, Margaret Hellard, Garrett Prestage, David Wilson, John De Wit, Mark Stoové.

Published in Journal of the International AIDS Society, Citation: Holt M et al. Journal of the International AIDS Society 2015, 18:20526. http://www.jiasociety.org/index.php/jias/article/view/20526http://dx.doi.org/10.7448/IAS.18.1.20526

In Table 2, the number of participants listed for Melbourne is n=933. The correct number is n=993.

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Table 2.  Prevalence estimates of HIV and undiagnosed infection by recruitment arm and location
      Undiagnosed HIV
Recruitment arm or location (number of participants) HIV-positive participants (confirmed by testing) As proportion of HIV-positive participants (confirmed by testing) As proportion of HIV-negative and unknown status participants (self-reported)
n (%) 95% CI n (%) 95% CI n (%) 95% CI
Anonymous1 (n=842) 155 (18.4) 15.9–21.2 7 (4.5) 2.2–9.0 7 (1.0) 0.5–2.1
Confidential2 (n=2229) 58 (2.6) 2.0–3.3 12 (20.7) 12.3–32.8 12 (0.5) 0.3–1.0
Adelaide (n=369) 20 (5.4) 3.5–8.2 1 (5.0) 0.9–23.6 1 (0.3) 0.1–1.6
Brisbane (n=373) 33 (8.8) 6.4–12.2 2 (6.1) 1.7–19.6 2 (0.6) 0.2–2.1
Canberra (n=86) 4 (4.7) 1.8–11.4 0 (0.0) 0.0–49.0 0 (0.0) 0.0–4.5
Melbourne (n=993) 70 (7.0) 5.6–8.8 5 (7.1) 3.1–15.7 5 (0.5) 0.2–1.3
Perth (n=306) 21 (6.9) 4.5–10.3 4 (19.0) 7.7–40.0 4 (1.4) 0.5–3.5
Sydney (n=944) 65 (6.9) 5.4–8.7 7 (10.8) 5.3–20.6 7 (0.8) 0.4–1.6
Gay bar or sex-on-premises venue (n=1135) 83 (7.3) 5.9–9.0 7 (8.4) 4.1–16.4 7 (0.7) 0.3–1.4
Gay festival event (n=1936) 130 (6.7) 5.7–7.9 12 (9.2) 5.4–15.4 12 (0.7) 0.4–1.2
Total (n=3071) 213 (6.9) 6.0–7.8 19 (8.9) 5.8–13.5 19 (0.7) 0.4–1.0
CI, confidence interval; 1no test results given to participants; 2test results provided.


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