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Depression, substance abuse and stigma among men who have sex with men in coastal Kenya.

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Mental health conditions can erode quality of life and interfere with health-related behaviours such as medication adherence. We aimed to determine the prevalence and correlates of depression and other psychosocial factors among self-identified men who have sex with men (MSM) in coastal Kenya.A cross-sectional survey.Psychosocial and mental health characteristics were assessed in an audio computer-assisted self-interview (ACASI) survey among 112 MSM participating in two ongoing HIV-positive a...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1097/qad.0000000000000846

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United States Agency for International Development More from this funder
Publisher:
Lippincott, Williams and Wilkins Publisher's website
Journal:
AIDS Journal website
Volume:
29 Suppl 3
Pages:
S251-S259
Publication date:
2015-12-01
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EISSN:
1473-5571
ISSN:
0269-9370
Source identifiers:
579488
Language:
English
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2016-03-30

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