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HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis use among gender-diverse people attending a sexual health service
  1. Sophie Ross1,
  2. Diego Garcia2,
  3. Giovanni Villa2,3,
  4. Jodie Crossman1,
  5. Colin Fitzpatrick1,
  6. Daniel Richardson1,2
  1. 1Department of Sexual Health and HIV, Royal Sussex County Hospital, University Hospitals Sussex NHS Foundation Trust, Brighton, UK
  2. 2Department of Global Health and Infection, Brighton and Sussex Medical School, Brighton, Brighton and Hove, UK
  3. 3Department of Genitourinary Medicine and Infectious Diseases, St. James's Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
  1. Correspondence to Dr Sophie Ross, Sexual health and HIV, Royal Sussex County Hospital, University Hospitals Sussex NHS Foundation Trust, Brighton, UK; sophie.ross5{at}nhs.net

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There is little data on HIV prevalence or HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) use among gender-diverse people in the UK.1 Current guidelines recommend that PrEP be offered to transgender women (TGW) at risk of HIV through condomless anal sex and transgender men and women having condomless sex with partners.2 We aimed to explore the number of gender-diverse people who were eligible and using PrEP among attendees at our large sexual health service in Brighton, UK.

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  • Contributors DR and SR designed this study; SR, JC, CF, DR collected the data; SR and DR analysed the data; and all authors contributed to the final manuscript.

  • Funding The authors have not declared a specific grant for this research from any funding agency in the public, commercial or not-for-profit sectors.

  • Competing interests None declared.

  • Provenance and peer review Not commissioned; internally peer reviewed.