HIV testing trends among gay men in Scotland, UK (1996-2005): implications for HIV testing policies and prevention

Lisa M. Williamson, Paul Flowers, Christina Knussen, Graham Hart

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This study objective was to examine trends in the HIV testing behaviour of gay men in Scotland over a ten-year period. Seven cross-sectional surveys in commercial gay venues in Glasgow and Edinburgh (1996-2005). 9613 men completed anonymous, self-complete questionnaires (70% average response rate).

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)550-554
Number of pages5
JournalSexually Transmitted Infections
Volume85
Issue number7
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Mar 2009

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Scotland
HIV
Cross-Sectional Studies
Sexual Minorities
Surveys and Questionnaires

Keywords

  • sexual risk behaviour
  • community-based surveys
  • gay men
  • HIV testing

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Williamson, Lisa M. ; Flowers, Paul ; Knussen, Christina ; Hart, Graham. / HIV testing trends among gay men in Scotland, UK (1996-2005): implications for HIV testing policies and prevention. In: Sexually Transmitted Infections. 2009 ; Vol. 85, No. 7. pp. 550-554.
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