The Russian federation has been undergoing a concentrated epidemic of HIV-1 with high rates of infection among injecting drug users.
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Identification and recruitment of this population appears to be feasible, but retention a challenge. While the sample size in the current study was small, the also suggested that this is a population at considerable high risk for HIV. MSW in Moscow may be an important at-risk population in the Russian HIV epidemic and further research is urgently black chat hangout to address their needs and explore prevention strategies.
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