Topics

Bridging Awareness and Acceptance of Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Among Men Who Have Sex With Men and the Need for Targeting Chemsex and HIV Testing: Cross-Sectional Survey.

08:00 EDT 3rd July 2019 | BioPortfolio

Summary of "Bridging Awareness and Acceptance of Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Among Men Who Have Sex With Men and the Need for Targeting Chemsex and HIV Testing: Cross-Sectional Survey."

Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) is currently an important tool for HIV prevention, especially in communities with higher risk of infection, notably men who have sex with men (MSM). To date, PrEP has remained generally unavailable in many cities around the world. In the planning of strategies for PrEP targeting MSM, community assessment is crucial to understand members' responses to the new intervention.

Affiliation

Journal Details

This article was published in the following journal.

Name: JMIR public health and surveillance
ISSN: 2369-2960
Pages: e13083

Links

DeepDyve research library

PubMed Articles [7759 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Pre-exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) Awareness and Use Among Cisgender Men Who Have Sex With Men (MSM) and Use Methamphetamine in Three Western US Cities.

In the United States, cisgender men who have sex with men (MSM) who use methamphetamine are at substantial risk of HIV and can benefit from pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP).

Pre-exposure Prophylaxis Knowledge and Use Among Men Who Have Sex With Men in a Small Metropolitan Region of the Southeastern United States.

Men who have sex with men (MSM) in the southeastern United States continue to be at high risk for HIV. Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) provides effective prevention, but PrEP awareness varies across c...

A Retrospective Assessment of Antecedent Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Eligibility of HIV-Positive Women in the South.

African American women disproportionately endure the predominance of HIV infections among women, especially in the South. HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) is recognized as an effective prevention s...

Links Between Sexual Orientation and Disclosure Among Black MSM: Sexual Orientation and Disclosure Matter for PrEP Awareness.

The HIV epidemic in the United States has disproportionately burdened Black men who have sex with men (MSM), particularly in the South. While pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) has high demonstrated effi...

PrEP4Love: The Role of Messaging and Prevention Advocacy in PrEP Attitudes, Perceptions, and Uptake Among YMSM and Transgender Women.

Despite high efficacy, use of pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) remains low among young men who have sex with men (MSM) and transgender women (TW), primarily due to barriers such as stigma and resource ...

Clinical Trials [4954 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

Exposure With Acceptance-Based Versus Habituation-Based Rationale for Public Speaking Anxiety

The purpose of this study is to compare two exposure-based behavioral group treatments for public speaking anxiety. Specifically, exposure within the context of psychological acceptance wi...

Missed Opportunities to Pre-exposure Prophylaxis for HIV Infection on Person Newly Diagnosed With HIV

Missed opportunity to pre-exposure prophylaxis is a survey study that will be addressed to newly infected with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) persons. The purposes of this study is to ...

Leveraging the Emergency Department to Engage African American Women in HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis

African American (AA) women are more vulnerable to HIV infection than other women. Truvada, when used as pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP), is one of the most effective approaches for HIV pr...

What Happens in Vegas: PEP to PrEP Opportunities

Observational study looking at barriers to care for individuals seeking care, Post Exposure Prophylaxis (PEP) after an actual or perceived exposure to HIV. Following PEP treatment subjects...

Post ExpOsure Prophylaxis for LEprosy in the Comoros and Madagascar

This is a cluster randomized trial on effectiveness of different modalities of Single Double Dose of Rifampicin Post-Exposure Prophylaxis (SDDR-PEP) for leprosy in the Comoros (Anjouan and...

Medical and Biotech [MESH] Definitions

The prevention of infection or disease following exposure to a pathogen. This is most frequently addressed by administering a vaccine or anti-viral medication following exposure to a virus.

A nondirective psychotherapy approach originated by Carl Rogers. The goals of therapy are to promote the client’s congruence, self awareness, and self acceptance. This approach views the client as naturally directed toward self actualization, and only needing facilitative conditions in order to promote this tendency.

The seeking and acceptance by patients of health service.

A psychological state of awareness, the practices that promote this awareness, a mode of processing information and a character trait. As a therapy mindfulness is defined as a moment-to-moment awareness of one's experience without judgment and as a state and not a trait.

A method of disease prevention (abbreviated PrEP) which involves the administration of drugs to at-risk persons who have not been exposed to the disease-causing agent.

Quick Search


DeepDyve research library

Relevant Topic

Infectious-diseases
Antiretroviral Therapy Clostridium Difficile Ebola HIV & AIDS Infectious Diseases Influenza Malaria Measles Sepsis Swine Flu Tropical Medicine Tuberculosis Infectious diseases are caused by pathogenic...


Searches Linking to this Article