ACT2 Peer-Driven Intervention Increases Enrollment into HIV/AIDS Medical Studies Among African Americans/Blacks and Hispanics: A Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial

@article{Gwadz2014ACT2PI,
  title={ACT2 Peer-Driven Intervention Increases Enrollment into HIV/AIDS Medical Studies Among African Americans/Blacks and Hispanics: A Cluster Randomized Controlled Trial},
  author={Marya A Gwadz and Charles M Cleland and Mindy Belkin and Amanda Spring Ritchie and Noelle Regina Leonard and Marion Riedel and Angela D Banfield and Pablo Colon and Vanessa N Elharrar and Jonathan C. Kagan and Donna Mildvan},
  journal={AIDS and Behavior},
  year={2014},
  volume={18},
  pages={2409-2422}
}
African American/Black and Hispanic persons living with HIV/AIDS (“AABH-PLHA”) are under-represented in HIV/AIDS medical studies (HAMS). This paper evaluates the efficacy of a social/behavioral intervention to increase rates of screening for and enrollment into HAMS in these populations. Participants (N = 540) were enrolled into a cluster randomized controlled trial of an intervention designed to overcome multi-level barriers to HAMS. Primary endpoints were rates of screening for and enrollment… CONTINUE READING
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