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Religion, Male Bisexuality and Sexual Risk in Lebanon
The social position of bisexual men in Lebanon and in other Arab Middle Eastern societies is complex – on the one hand, bisexuality as a practice is silently tolerated but, on the other hand, bisexuality as an identity is ...
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 ...
HIV in men who have sex with men in Lebanon: Clinical & psychosocial aspects
(BMJ Publishing, 2019-04-15)
A concerted global effort to end HIV transmissions is necessary. In the Middle East and North Africa (MENA), men who have sex with men (MSM) constitute a hard-to-reach population, due to the social stigma and criminalisation ...
Social identity & attitudes towards HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis: a structural equation model
(Taylor & Francis, 2018-03-08)
This study focuses on the role of social identity and prejudice as causal variables in public attitudes toward pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) in a UK sample. Two hundred and twenty-two individuals participated in an ...
Barriers to HIV Treatment as Prevention (TasP) in men who have sex with men in the Eastern Mediterranean Region
(Oxford University Press, 2020-01-09)
The significant reduction in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) viremia to ‘undetectable’ levels (HIV plasma viral load < 40 copies/ml) in response to effective antiretroviral therapy (ART) removes the risk of HIV ...