Table 3

Perceptions of STD/AIDS among MA users
Questions Total (%, n=398) Male (%, n=288) Female (%, n=110) X2 P value
Have you ever heard of syphilis? (Yes) 397 (99.7) 287 (99.7) 110 (100)
Do you know the transmission routes of syphilis? (Yes) 353 (88.7) 268 (93.1) 85 (77.3) 19.772 <0.05
Do you know the transmission routes of HIV? (Yes) 396 (99.5) 286 (99.3) 110 (100)
Can HIV be transmitted by eating together? (Yes) 278 (69.8) 185 (64.2) 93 (84.5) 17.978 <0.05
Do you know the risk of multiple sex partners? (Yes) 390 (98.0) 280 (97.2) 110 (100) >0.05
Can HIV infection be identified by appearance? (Yes) 128 (32.2) 96 (33.3) 32 (29.1) 1.262 >0.05
Can STD/AIDS be prevented by using condom? (Yes) 225 (56.5) 151 (52.4) 74 (67.3) 17.800 <0.05

Liu et al.

Liu et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13:30   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-30

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