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Motivational interviewing targeting risk behaviors for youth living with HIV in Thailand.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  23325376     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Healthy Choices, a four-session motivational interviewing-based intervention, reduces risk behaviors among US youth living with HIV (YLWH). We randomized 110 Thai YLWH (16-25 years) to receive either Healthy Choices or time-matched health education (Control) over 12 weeks. Risk behaviors were assessed at baseline, 1, and 6 months post-session. The pilot study was not powered for between-group differences; there were no statistical differences in sexual risks, alcohol use, and antiretroviral adherence between the two groups at any visit. In within-group analyses, Healthy Choices group demonstrated decreases in the proportion of HIV-negative partners (20 vs 8.2%, P = 0.03) and HIV sexual risk scores (4.3 vs 3.3, P = 0.04), and increased trends in the proportion of protected sex (57 vs 76.3%, P = 0.07) from baseline to 1 month post-session. These changes were not sustained 6 months later. No changes were observed in Control group. Healthy Choices has potential to improve sexual risks among Thai YLWH.
Authors:
Chokechai Rongkavilit; Sylvie Naar-King; Bo Wang; Apirudee Panthong; Torsak Bunupuradah; Jeffrey T Parsons; Supalak Phonphithak; Juline A Koken; Pichai Saengcharnchai; Praphan Phanuphak
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article; Randomized Controlled Trial; Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural; Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't    
Journal Detail:
Title:  AIDS and behavior     Volume:  17     ISSN:  1573-3254     ISO Abbreviation:  AIDS Behav     Publication Date:  2013 Jul 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2013-06-05     Completed Date:  2013-08-30     Revised Date:  2014-07-02    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9712133     Medline TA:  AIDS Behav     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  2063-74     Citation Subset:  IM    
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adolescent
Adult
Anti-HIV Agents / therapeutic use
HIV Infections / drug therapy,  prevention & control,  psychology*
Humans
Medication Adherence / psychology
Motivational Interviewing* / methods
Self Efficacy
Thailand
Unsafe Sex / prevention & control*,  psychology
Young Adult
Grant Support
ID/Acronym/Agency:
R34 MH077523/MH/NIMH NIH HHS; R34MH077523/MH/NIMH NIH HHS; T32DA07233/DA/NIDA NIH HHS
Chemical
Reg. No./Substance:
0/Anti-HIV Agents
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