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Physicians' recommendations for mammography: do tailored messages make a difference?
OBJECTIVES Message tailoring, based on individual needs and circumstances, is commonly used to enhance face-to-face patient counseling. Only recently has individual tailoring become feasible forExpand
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The effects of computer-tailored smoking cessation messages in family practice settings.
BACKGROUND Many conventional health education materials, such as pamphlets and booklets, are designed to reach as wide an audience as possible; they are therefore often lengthy and containExpand
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‘Serosorting’ in casual anal sex of HIV-negative gay men is noteworthy and is increasing in Sydney, Australia
This paper addresses the question of whether HIV-negative gay men engage in ‘serosorting’ in casual encounters. Serosorting, defined as engaging in unprotected anal intercourse with casual partnersExpand
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Why Homosexuality is a Risk Factor for Eating Disorders in Males
There is a typical overrepresentation of homosexual males in clinical eating disorder samples. The present study investigated the role of gender role orientation, peer pressure, self-esteem, and bodyExpand
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Standard care impact on effects of highly active antiretroviral therapy adherence interventions: A meta-analysis of randomized controlled trials.
BACKGROUND Poor adherence to medication limits the effectiveness of treatment for human immunodeficiency virus. Systematic reviews can identify practical and effective interventions. Meta-analysesExpand
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Sexual risk behavior among HIV-positive men who have sex with men: a literature review.
OBJECTIVE To review research on sexual risk behavior among HIV-positive men who have sex with men (MSM) after the year 2000. METHOD The review included 53 published studies that reported onExpand
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The European Men-Who-Have-Sex-With-Men Internet Survey (EMIS): Design and Methods
Community-based opportunistic self-completion surveying for sexual health programming is common among men-who-have-sex-with-men (MSM) in Europe, being used to generate evidence of unmet preventionExpand
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A comparison between a cognitive and a behavioral treatment for obese binge eaters and obese non-binge eaters
The purpose of this study was to evaluate the effectiveness of a cognitive and a behavioral treatment for obese binge eaters and obese non-binge eaters. Seventy-four participants, 37 binge eaters andExpand
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A new meeting place: chatting on the Internet, e-dating and sexual risk behaviour among Dutch men who have sex with men
Objective:To describe the process of Internet chatting, and subsequent dating and sexual (risk) behaviour among Dutch men who have sex with men (MSM), and to compare the demographic profile of theExpand
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Stigma, disclosure, coping, and medication adherence among people living with HIV/AIDS in Northern Tanzania.
This study examines a proposed theoretical model examining the interrelationships between stigma, disclosure, coping, and medication adherence among 158 HIV-infected patients on antiretroviralExpand
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