We used generalized estimating equations to test associations between various factors and 1 prevalent HIV infection and 2 being tested for HIV infection in the past 12 months. American Behavioral Scientist — View Article Google Scholar.
For example, non-gay-identified men may have been less likely to attend recruitment venues. Browse Subject Areas?
The Executive Committee is responsible for providing input on emerging issues that affect risk for Between Latino MSM who identify as gay with those who among gay and bisexual men to address the inclusion of these issues in surveillance, research, prevention programs, capacity building, policy, monitoring and evaluation, and communications to appropriate staff, external partners, and consumers.
The main objective of the study is to better understand how sexual networks, healthcare utilization, and social determinants of health influence risk of syphilis over time. MMP aims to provide a deeper understanding of the health-related experiences and needs of people living with HIV who are receiving care in the U.
The surveillance network consists of city, county and state STD program sites. The project also benefits vulnerable populations seen in HIV care and other selected facilities as well as adolescents and young adults who are diagnosed with an STD of interest.
Key informant interviews, in-depth interviews and focus groups were conducted to examine ways in which social context influenced the behavior of Brazilian, Colombian and Dominican men who have sex with men.
Disclaimer: The findings and conclusions in this report are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent the official position of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. We do not have data on preferred language or level of acculturation and therefore cannot address how acculturation may play into HIV risk and prevention.
Cult Health Sex 9: — World Health Organization Health of migrants: the way forward - report of a global consultation, Madrid, Spain. Follow HIV. Limitations This analysis is subject to several limitations. Tables 1 and 2 present the characteristics of men by location of birth.
Moreover, men who were U. This award directs resources to the populations and geographic areas of greatest need, while supporting core HIV surveillance and prevention efforts across the US. Efforts to understand the epidemiology of HIV infection, and particularly disparities in HIV infection, are contingent on understanding the underlying determinants of risk .
Report from the Commission on Social Determinants of Health.