HIV/AIDS among youth in urban informal (slum) settlements in Kenya: What are the correlates of and motivations for HIV testing?

January 2011
BMC Public Health;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 1, p685
Academic Journal
The article reports on a research which has been conducted to study the correlates of HIV testing and the motivations for getting an HIV test among youth in sub-Saharan Africa. The study is based on the data collected from youth and their bivariate analysis correlating both the conditions. The result of the study indicates that routine provider-initiated testing and counseling may increase HIV status awareness.


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