About the Authors
- Gordon Mansergh, Stephen A. Flores, Ryan E. Wiegand, David W. Purcell
- Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia, United States of America
- Beryl A. Koblin
- New York Blood Center, New York, New York, United States of America
- David J. McKirnan
- University of Illinois at Chicago and Howard Brown Health Center, Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
- Sharon M. Hudson
- Health Research Association, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
- Grant N. Colfax
- San Francisco Department of Public Health, San Francisco, California, United States of America
The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.
ICMJE criteria for authorship read and met: GM BAK DJM SMH SAF REW DWP GFC GNC. Agree with the manuscript's results and conclusions: GM BAK DJM SMH SAF REW DWP GNC. Designed the experiments/the study: GM BAK DJM SMH SAF DWP GNC. Analyzed the data: REW. Collected data/did experiments for the study: BAK DJM SMH GNC. Enrolled patients: BAK DJM SMH GNC. Wrote the first draft of the paper: GM DWP. Contributed to the writing of the paper: GM BAK DJM SMH SAF REW DWP GFC. Managed the multi-site project: GM, SAF. Acquired funding: BAK, DJM, SMH, GFC. Interpreted data: GM, SAF, REW. Wrote the report: GM, REW. Revised the report: GM, BAK, DJM, SMH, SAF, REW, DWP, GFC. Principal Investigator of one of four research sites for the study: BAK, DJM, SMH, GNC.