Published Online: July 22, 2012. doi:10.1001/jama.2012.9046
Author Contributions: Dr Prosser had full access to all of the data in the study and takes responsibility for the integrity of the data and the accuracy of the data analysis.
Study concept and design: Prosser, Hall.
Acquisition of data: Prosser, Hall.
Analysis and interpretation of data: Prosser, Tang, Hall.
Drafting of the manuscript: Prosser.
Critical revision of the manuscript for important intellectual content: Prosser, Tang, Hall.
Statistical analysis: Prosser, Tang, Hall.
Obtained funding: Hall.
Administrative, technical, or material support: Prosser, Hall.
Study supervision: Hall.
Conflict of Interest Disclosures: The authors have completed and submitted the ICMJE Form for Disclosure of Potential Conflicts of Interest and none were reported.
Funding/Support: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention funds all states and the District of Columbia to conduct HIV surveillance and selected areas to conduct HIV incidence surveillance and provides technical assistance to all funded areas.
Role of the Sponsor: The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reviewed and approved final submission but did not have a role in design and conduct of the study; in the collection, management, analysis, and interpretation of the data; or in the preparation of the manuscript.
Disclaimer: The findings and conclusions in this report are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the views of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Online-Only Material: The Author Video Interview is available here.