Search results

Search results

  1. Patient Perspectives on the Experience of Being Newly Diagnosed with HIV in the Emergency Department/Urgent Care Clinic of a Public Hospital, Katerina A. Christopoulos et al., PLOS ONE (2013)

    This study is part of a larger HIV care study, and examines patient perceptions regarding their HIV diagnosis experience in the emergency department/urgent care setting of a public hospital in San Francisco. The authors interviewed twenty-four patients – ...

    admin - 3/24/2014 11:45am

  2. The Impact of Anticipated HIV Stigma on Delays in HIV Testing Behaviors: Findings from a Community-Based Sample of Men Who Have Sex with Men and Transgender Women in New York City, Sarit A. Golub and Kristi E. Gamarel, AIDS Patient Care and STDs (2013)

    This study examines the association between anticipated stigma – the expectation of rejection or discrimination against by others in the event of seroconversion – and HIV testing behaviors among a sample of men who have sex with men (MSM) and transgender ...

    admin - 3/24/2014 11:39am

  3. HIV Criminal Prosecutions and Public Health: An Examination of the Empirical Research; Patrick O’Byrne, Alyssa Bryan, and Marie Roy; Medical Humanities (July 2013)

    Using studies conducted in the United Kingdom, Canada, and several American states, this article analyzes awareness of HIV criminal laws, perceptions of the laws, and the laws' effect on public health. The authors found that the majority of survey re ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/8/2013 2:05pm

  4. Perspectives on the ethical concerns and justifications of the 2006 Centers for Disease Control and Prevention HIV testing recommendations, Michael J. Waxman, Roland C. Merchant, M. Teresa Celada, and Melissa A. Clark, BMC Medical Ethics (2011)

    This article summarizes perceived ethical merits and demerits of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)'s 2006 guidelines for HIV testing methods in U.S. clinical settings. While stating a continued commitment to "informed consent, ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/7/2013 4:29pm

  5. HIV Testing In Recent College Students: Prevalence and Correlates, Kimberly M. Caldeira et al., AIDS Education and Prevention (2012)

    This study examines the prevalence of HIV testing among unmarried college students across the United States. The researchers found testing to be more prevalent among women (49.8%) than men (32.9%), and among non-heterosexuals (77.7%) than heterosexuals (3 ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/7/2013 4:29pm

  6. Nondisclosure Prosecutions and HIV Prevention: Results From an Ottawa-Based Gay Men’s Sex Survey, Patrick O’Byrne, Alyssa Bryan, Cory Woodyatt, Journal of the Association of Nurses in AIDS Care (2012)

    This study examines the validity of the Supreme Court of Canada's claim that criminal prosecution of nondisclosure of HIV status would not undermine HIV prevention. In fact, the study found that "nondisclosure prosecutions likely undermine HIV p ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 10/8/2013 5:30pm

  7. Nondisclosure Prosecutions and Population Health Outcomes: Examining HIV Testing, HIV Diagnoses, and the Attitudes of Men Who Have Sex with Men Following Nondisclosure Prosecution Media Releases, Patrick O'Byrne et al, BMC Public Health (2013)

    This study was designed to examine HIV testing, HIV diagnoses, and the attitudes of men who have sex with men following media releases about a local nondisclosure prosecution in Ottawa, Canada. ...

    Anonymous (not verified) - 6/14/2017 11:27am