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Feasibility of conducting HIV combination prevention interventions in fishing communities in Uganda: A pilot cluster randomised trial.

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Summary of "Feasibility of conducting HIV combination prevention interventions in fishing communities in Uganda: A pilot cluster randomised trial."

We assessed feasibility of an HIV-combination-prevention trial among fishing communities in Uganda.

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Name: PloS one
ISSN: 1932-6203
Pages: e0210719

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