Special Considerations in the Management of HIV-Infected Patients From Minority Communities

  • Authors: Bisola Ojikutu, MD, MPH; Valerie E. Stone, MD, MPH (More Info)
  • Section Editor: Judith S. Currier, MD, MSc
  • Editors in Chief: Daniel R. Kuritzkes, MD; Joseph J. Eron, Jr., MD
  • Last Reviewed: 7/9/18 (What's New)

Summary

  • 68% of new HIV infections among US males in 2015 occurred in MSM[CDC 2016]
  • Black MSM have the highest incidence, followed by Hispanics and whites[CDC 2016]
  • Incidence among Hispanic MSM increased from 2010-2015[CDC 2016]

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