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Perceptions of HIV Testing Venues among men who have sex with men in London and the Midlands, UK
(Taylor and Francis, 2018-01-09)
Undiagnosed HIV and late HIV diagnosis increase the risk of poor disease prognosis in infected individuals and of onward HIV transmission. It is vital to encourage regular HIV testing among men who have sex with men (MSM), ...
A structural equation model to predict pre-exposure prophylaxis acceptability in men who have sex with men in Leicester, UK
(John Wiley & Sons Ltd, 2018-08-30)
Objectives Pre‐exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) is an effective HIV prevention tool for high‐risk men who have sex with men (MSM). However, acceptability and uptake have been variable. This study explored the factors that ...
Constructing and protecting identity in a diverse higher education context
(Taylor and Francis, 2015)
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 ...
“My language, my people”: language and ethnic identity among British-born South Asians
(Taylor and Francis, 2010)
This study explores how a group of second generation Asians (SGA) understood and defined language, focusing upon the role they perceived language to have played in their identity. Twelve SGA were interviewed and the data ...
When Climate Science Became Climate Politics: British Media Representations of Climate Change in 1988.
Climate change has become a pressing environmental concern for scientists, social commentators and politicians. Previous social science research has explored media representations of climate change in various temporal and ...
Equality in sexual health promotion: a systematic review of effective interventions for black and minority ethnic men who have sex with men.
(BMC Public Health, 2016-06-08)
Background: Over the past decade, new diagnoses of HIV have increased eightfold among men who have sex with men (MSM) of other or of mixed ethnicity in the UK. Yet there is little intervention research on HIV among black ...
Two cultures, one identity: formulations of Australian Isma’ili Muslim identity
(Springer Netherlands, 2017-03-09)
The Shi’a Imami Nizari Isma’ili Muslims have often been considered the "poster child" for pluralistic integration (Cayo 2008). This ethos has been inculcated within members of the community, with its adherents seeing ...
There’s this glorious pill’: Gay and bisexual men in the English Midlands navigate risk responsibility and Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis
(Taylor and Francis, 2018-07-17)
Pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) is currently being trialed for seronegative gay and other men who have sex with men (GMSM) at risk of HIV infection in England. However, research from other countries where PrEP is available ...
HIV and gay men in the era of antiretroviral therapy
(The British Psychological Society, 2018)
In the UK, HIV disproportionately affects gay men. Even in the era of antiretroviral therapy (ART), social stigma surrounding HIV has persisted, generating adverse consequences for both prevention and care. First, the ...