Alcohol related risk was also prevalent; the majority of participants reported frequent alcohol use in the initial month after entry All rights reserved. Mumbai is the capital city of the state of Maharashtra and is one of the largest cities in India with an estimated population of over 18 million people.
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This greater prevalence is probably due to the high prevalence of HIV infection in the current sample, given that this same earlier study found that being trafficked into sex work was more common among FSWs infected with HIV. Sign in to annotate.
However, recent research indicates that recall for traumatic events is likely to be highly reliable, significantly more than for nontraumatic events [ 19 ]. Currently there are a large amount of vague restrictions regarding the act of participating in sex work.
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