Determinants of HIV risk among Indian truck drivers.

  title={Determinants of HIV risk among Indian truck drivers.},
  author={Angela D. Bryan and Jeffrey D. Fisher and T Joseph Benziger},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  volume={53 11},
Although there are very high levels of HIV risk sexual behavior in India, there has been little research on the determinants of this behavior, the psychosocial correlates of condom use, or the potential for effective behavior change interventions. The present research used the information-motivation-behavioral skills model of HIV risk behavior to explore these issues in a sample of Indian truck drivers, a population that comprises an important vector of HIV transmission. This paper presents… CONTINUE READING