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Table 1 Population characteristics of the study cohort of HIV positive MSM

From: Incidence of Hepatitis-C among HIV infected men who have sex with men (MSM) attending a sexual health service: a cohort study

Description HCV positives (n = 40) HCV negatives N = 580
Mean age (years) at HIV diagnosis (range) 32(20-45) 34 (17-72)
Mean age (years) at last negative HCV test (range) 39(25-64) 40(20-78)
IDU 16 (40%) 23 (4%)
Australian born 32 (80%) 402 (69%)
Most recent median CD4 cell count cells/mm3 (Interquartile range) 531(358-856) 568 (404-731)
Most recent HIV viral load <50 (copies/ml) 25 (63%) 311 (54%)