Revista Cubana de Medicina
versión On-line ISSN 1561-302X
OLIVA VENEREO, Dinorah de la Caridad; SAAVEDRA RAMIREZ, Clarivel; VINAS MARTINEZ, Arturo Luis y DE LA TORRE SILVA, Caridad. Epidemiologic features of HIV/AIDS in women of Ciudad de La Habana. Rev cubana med [online]. 2010, vol.49, n.1, pp. 1-6. ISSN 1561-302X.
A retrospective, descriptive and observational study was conducted to know the features of HIV/AIDS female population of Ciudad de La Habana from January, 1986 to December, 2006. There was an increase in HIV/AIDS incidence rates by diagnosis/year from 1998. Age groups more involved were from 20 to 24 and from 15 to 19 years. Habana Vieja municipality has the higher incidence.
Palabras llave : HIV/AIDS; incidence rates.