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Female sex workers incarcerated in New York City jails: prevalence of sexually transmitted infections and associated risk behaviors
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    Excellent investigation of a much-needed subject

    The topic of prostitution is of utmost importance to the public health. The study by Parvez, Katyal, Alper, Leibowitz, and Venters (2013) thoroughly investigates the population of female sex workers in New York City who have been arrested for prostitution. This study is seminal because it is the first one that investigates rates of sexually transmitted disease infection in female sex workers incarcerated in New York. Th...

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