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PMID:  23275447     Owner:  NLM     Status:  In-Data-Review    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
This field report describes Health through Wall's experience working in the largest men's prison in Haiti. Though there have been many reports of prison peer health education programs, this field report further describes how peers can increase the (self-reported) interest and uptake of HIV testing. More than 400 anonymous surveys were collected. Preliminary results indicate that the peers had a significant impact on self-reported interest in taking the HIV test.
Authors:
Barry Zack; Coretha Smith; Mark C Andrews; John P May
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  Journal of correctional health care : the official journal of the National Commission on Correctional Health Care     Volume:  19     ISSN:  1940-5200     ISO Abbreviation:  J Correct Health Care     Publication Date:  2013 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2012-12-31     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9503759     Medline TA:  J Correct Health Care     Country:  United States    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  65-8     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
1The Bridging Group, Oakland, CA, USA.
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