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Unprotected Receptive Anal Intercourse Among Men Who have Sex with Men in Brazil.
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PMID:  23325375     Owner:  NLM     Status:  Publisher    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
The aim of this study was to assess factors associated with unprotected receptive anal intercourse (URAI) in a sample of MSM recruited by respondent driven sampling in Brazil. Among 3,449 participants, 36.5 % reported URAI. Final logistic model indicated that living with a male partner, illicit drug use, having stable partnership, having sex with men only, having few friends encouraging condom use, and high self-perceived risk for HIV infection were characteristics independently associated with URAI. Intervention strategies should focus on the role of anal sex practices on HIV transmission, address illicit drug use, stigma and expansion of HIV testing and care.
Authors:
Gustavo Machado Rocha; Lígia Regina Franco Sansigolo Kerr; Ana Maria de Brito; Ines Dourado; Mark Drew Crosland Guimarães
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Publication Detail:
Type:  JOURNAL ARTICLE     Date:  2013-1-17
Journal Detail:
Title:  AIDS and behavior     Volume:  -     ISSN:  1573-3254     ISO Abbreviation:  AIDS Behav     Publication Date:  2013 Jan 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  2013-1-17     Completed Date:  -     Revised Date:  -    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  9712133     Medline TA:  AIDS Behav     Country:  -    
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Languages:  ENG     Pagination:  -     Citation Subset:  -    
Affiliation:
Campus Centro-Oeste Dona Lindu, Federal University of São João Del-Rei, Sebastião Gonçalves Coelho, 400-Chanadour, Divinópolis, Minas Gerais, 35501-296, Brazil, gusrocha.mg@gmail.com.
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