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Research Article

Condom Negotiation, HIV Testing, and HIV Risks among Women from Alcohol Serving Venues in Cape Town, South Africa

  • Eileen V. Pitpitan mail,

    epitpitan@ucsd.edu

    Affiliation: Center for Health, Intervention, and Prevention, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, United States of America

    Current address: The Division of Global Public Health, Department of Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States of America

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  • Seth C. Kalichman,

    Affiliation: Center for Health, Intervention, and Prevention, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, United States of America

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  • Demetria Cain,

    Affiliation: Center for Health, Intervention, and Prevention, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, United States of America

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  • Lisa A. Eaton,

    Affiliation: Center for Health, Intervention, and Prevention, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, United States of America

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  • Kate B. Carey,

    Affiliation: Department of Behavioral and Social Sciences, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America

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  • Michael P. Carey,

    Affiliations: Department of Behavioral and Social Sciences, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America, Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America, Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America

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  • Ofer Harel,

    Affiliation: Center for Health, Intervention, and Prevention, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, United States of America

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  • Leickness C. Simbayi,

    Affiliation: Human Sciences Research Council, Cape Town, South Africa

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  • Vuyelwa Mehlomakhulu,

    Affiliation: Human Sciences Research Council, Cape Town, South Africa

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  • Kelvin Mwaba

    Affiliation: University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa

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  • Published: October 02, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0045631

About the Authors

Eileen V. Pitpitan, Seth C. Kalichman, Demetria Cain, Lisa A. Eaton, Ofer Harel
Center for Health, Intervention, and Prevention, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, United States of America
Kate B. Carey, Michael P. Carey
Department of Behavioral and Social Sciences, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America
Michael P. Carey
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America
Michael P. Carey
Centers for Behavioral and Preventive Medicine, The Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, United States of America
Leickness C. Simbayi, Vuyelwa Mehlomakhulu
Human Sciences Research Council, Cape Town, South Africa
Kelvin Mwaba
University of the Western Cape, Cape Town, South Africa

Corresponding Author

Email: epitpitan@ucsd.edu

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Analyzed the data: EVP. Wrote the paper: EVP. Conceived of the current research questions: EVP. Conceived and designed the larger project, assisted with interpretation of findings and editing the manuscript: SCK. Oversaw participant recruitment and data collection and assisted with editing the manuscript: DC. Assisted with data analysis, interpretation of findings and editing the manuscript: LAE. Assisted with designing the project and editing the manuscript: KBC MPC. Assisted with interpretation of findings and editing the manuscript: OH LCS. Oversaw data collection and management: VM KM.