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The Attitudes toward Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis (PrEP) Scale: Development and Validation
PrEP is a novel, clinically effective biomedical HIV prevention tool but it has not met with widespread public acceptance. In this article, the results of a study designed to develop a scale for measuring attitudes toward ...
HIV in men who have sex with men in Lebanon: Clinical & psychosocial aspects
(BMJ Publishing, 2019-04-15)
A concerted global effort to end HIV transmissions is necessary. In the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), men who have sex with men (MSM) constitute a hard-to-reach population, due to the social stigma and criminalisation ...
Social identity & attitudes towards HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis: a structural equation model
(Taylor & Francis, 2018-03-08)
This study focuses on the role of social identity and prejudice as causal variables in public attitudes toward pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) in a UK sample. Two hundred and twenty-two individuals participated in an ...
Barriers to HIV Treatment as Prevention (TasP) in men who have sex with men in the Eastern Mediterranean Region
(Oxford University Press, 2020-01-09)
The significant reduction in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) viremia to ‘undetectable’ levels (HIV plasma viral load < 40 copies/ml) in response to effective antiretroviral therapy (ART) removes the risk of HIV ...
Religion, Male Bisexuality and Sexual Risk in Lebanon
The social position of bisexual men in Lebanon and in other Arab Middle Eastern societies is complex – on the one hand, bisexuality as a practice is silently tolerated but, on the other hand, bisexuality as an identity is ...