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Challenges in providing counselling to MSM in highly stigmatized contexts: results of a qualitative study from Kenya.

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The role of men who have sex with men (MSM) in the African HIV epidemic is gaining recognition yet capacity to address the HIV prevention needs of this group is limited. HIV testing and counselling is not only a critical entry point for biomedical HIV prevention interventions, such as pre-exposure prophylaxis, rectal microbicides and early treatment initiation, but is also an opportunity for focused risk reduction counselling that can support individuals living in difficult circumstances. For...

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Peer reviewed
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10.1371/journal.pone.0064527

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International AIDS Vaccine Initiative More from this funder
United States Agency for International Development More from this funder
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PloS One Journal website
Volume:
8
Issue:
6
Pages:
e64527
Chapter number:
ARTN e64527
Publication date:
2013-06-05
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EISSN:
1932-6203
ISSN:
1932-6203
URN:
uuid:bec0602b-8d0d-49db-b530-b885c89245f1
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420186
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pubs:420186

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