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HIV Testing Rates and Factors Associated With Recent HIV Testing Among Male Couples

Mitchell, Jason W. PhD; Petroll, Andrew E. MD

Sexually Transmitted Diseases: May 2012 - Volume 39 - Issue 5 - p 379–381
doi: 10.1097/OLQ.0b013e3182479108
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Less data exist on HIV testing rates among male couples. By using dyadic data from 142 male couples, we found that less than a quarter of the men had been tested for HIV in the previous 3 months. Few factors also were associated with their most recent HIV test.

From the Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI

Supported by the center (P30-MH52776; PI: J.K.) and National Research Service Award (T32-MH19985; PI: S.P.) grants from the National Institute of Mental Health.

Correspondence: Jason W. Mitchell, MPH, PhD, Center for AIDS Intervention Research, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine, Medical College of Wisconsin, 2071 N Summit Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53202. E-mail: jamitchell@mcw.edu.

Received for publication October 13, 2011, and accepted December 20, 2011.

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