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Risks for HIV and other sexually transmitted infections among Asian men who have sex with men in Vancouver, British Columbia: a cross-sectional survey

  • Thiha Maung Maung1,
  • Becky Chen2,
  • David M Moore2, 3Email author,
  • Keith Chan3,
  • Steve Kanters3,
  • Warren Michelow3,
  • Robert S Hogg1, 3,
  • Nadine Nakamura1, 7,
  • Wayne Robert4,
  • Reka Gustafson5,
  • Mark Gilbert2, 6 and
  • The ManCount Study Team
BMC Public Health201313:763

DOI: 10.1186/1471-2458-13-763

Received: 14 March 2013

Accepted: 12 August 2013

Published: 16 August 2013

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Original Submission
14 Mar 2013 Submitted Original manuscript
Resubmission - Version 2
Submitted Manuscript version 2
7 May 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Robert Remis
28 Jun 2013 Reviewed Reviewer Report - Christophe Murrill
25 Jul 2013 Author responded Author comments - David Moore
Resubmission - Version 3
25 Jul 2013 Submitted Manuscript version 3
12 Aug 2013 Editorially accepted
16 Aug 2013 Article published 10.1186/1471-2458-13-763

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Authors’ Affiliations

Faculty of Health Sciences, Simon Fraser University
Faculty of Medicine, University of British Columbia
British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS
Health Initiative for Men
Vancouver, Coastal Health
Division of STI/HIV Prevention and Control, British Columbia Centre for Disease Control
University of La Verne