Assessing Knowledge of, and Attitudes to, HIV/AIDS among University Students in the United Arab Emirates

@inproceedings{Haroun2016AssessingKO,
  title={Assessing Knowledge of, and Attitudes to, HIV/AIDS among University Students in the United Arab Emirates},
  author={Dalia Haroun and Ola El Saleh and Lesley Wood and Rola Mechli and Nada Al Marzouqi and Samir Anouti and Eliseo Eugenin},
  booktitle={PloS one},
  year={2016}
}
BACKGROUND The Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region is among the top two regions in the world with the fastest growing HIV epidemic. In this context, risks and vulnerability are high as the epidemic is on the rise with evidence indicating significantly increasing HIV prevalence, new HIV infections and AIDS-related deaths. OBJECTIVE The aim of the survey was to assess HIV/AIDS knowledge and attitudes related to HIV/AIDS among a wide group of university students in the United Arab… CONTINUE READING