Are men testing? Sex differentials in HIV testing in Mpumalanga Province, South Africa.

@article{Snow2010AreMT,
  title={Are men testing? Sex differentials in HIV testing in Mpumalanga Province, South Africa.},
  author={Rachel C. Snow and M Madalane and Michael T Poulsen},
  journal={AIDS care},
  year={2010},
  volume={22 9},
  pages={1060-5}
}
HIV testing is the centerpiece of the national AIDS program in South Africa and many HIV-endemic countries, yet there is surprisingly little published data on who uses testing services. In 2006, we conducted a census of HIV-testing records in all 282 public and non-governmental voluntary counseling and testing (VCT) sites in Mpumalanga (MP), South Africa, the province with the highest HIV prevalence in the country. We secured data on the age and sex of all those tested in 260 sites since the… CONTINUE READING

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