"Just Because It's Out There, People Aren't Going to Use It." HIV Self-Testing Among Young, Black MSM, and Transgender Women.

@article{Frye2015JustBI,
  title={"Just Because It's Out There, People Aren't Going to Use It." HIV Self-Testing Among Young, Black MSM, and Transgender Women.},
  author={Victoria Frye and Leo Wilton and Sabina Hirshfied and Mary Ann Chiasson and DaShawn Usher and Debbie Lucy and Jermaine McCrossin and Emily R. Greene and Beryl A Koblin},
  journal={AIDS patient care and STDs},
  year={2015},
  volume={29 11},
  pages={617-24}
}
HIV disproportionately affects young black MSM and transgender women in the US. Increasing HIV testing rates among these populations is a critical public health goal. Although HIV self-tests are commercially available, there is a need to better understand access to and uptake of HIV self-testing among this population. Here, we report results of a qualitative study of 30 young black MSM and transgender women residing in the New York City area to understand facilitators of and barriers to a range… CONTINUE READING
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