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Table 1 Descriptions of study sites

From: Facilitating HIV/AIDS and HIV testing literacy for emergency department patients: a randomized, controlled, trial

Location Annual ED patient volume ED patient demography HIV prevalence
UAB Hospital ED 55,000 visits • 54% black, 42% white, 3% Latino • 0.4% in Jefferson County
Birmingham, AL 18–64-year-olds/year • 53% female, 47% male • 0.3% seroprevalence among those tested in ED
UCMC ED 83,000 visits • 51% black, 44% white, 1% Latino • 0.15% in Cincinnati metro area
Cincinnati, OH 18–64-year-olds/year • 48% female, 42% male • 0.4% seroprevalence among those tested in ED
Olive View-UCLA 63,000 • 5% black, 20% white, 70% Latino • 0.38% in Los Angeles
Medical Center ED 18–64-year-olds/year • 51% female, 49% male • 4.4% seroprevalence among those tested in ED
Los Angeles, CA • 75% of Latinos primarily speak Spanish
Rhode Island Hospital ED 87,000 visits • 10% black, 60% white, 30% Latino • 0.2% in Providence metro area
Providence, RI 18–64-year-olds/year • 48% female, 52% male • 0.01% seroprevalence among those tested in ED
• 50% of Latinos primarily speak Spanish