TITLE

Gay and bisexual men's attitudes to antiretroviral-based prevention

AUTHOR(S)
Holt, Martin
PUB. DATE
July 2015
SOURCE
HIV Australia;Jul2015, Vol. 13 Issue 2, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the study conducted by Centre for Social Research in Health in Australia on attitudes of gay and bisexual men to biomedical HIV prevention technologies such as treatment as prevention (TasP) and HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP). It mentions that the study shows efficiency of PrEP to prevent HIV for bisexual men and gay, heterosexual people, and transgender women who were at risk of HIV.
ACCESSION #
108331959

 

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