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The Asian Epidemic Model: a process model for exploring HIV policy and programme alternatives in Asia
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    Higher-than-85% condom use rate in persons with multiple sexual partners is required to control HIV
    • Chi-Tai Fang, Doctor
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      • Yu-Yin Chang and Jung-Der Wang

    Dear Editor,

    We read with interest the paper by Brown and Peerapatanapokin regarding estimated condom use rate required to control the HIV epidemic in Thailand.[1] Their Asian Epidemic Model predicts that a sustained high condom use rate (85% or more) among sexual workers is required to control the HIV epidemic. If the condom use rate drops to 60%, their model predicts a resurgence of the HIV epidemic.[1] We reac...

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