HIV seropositive status disclosure to prospective sex partners and criminal laws that require it: perspectives of persons living with HIV.

@article{Galletly2009HIVSS,
  title={HIV seropositive status disclosure to prospective sex partners and criminal laws that require it: perspectives of persons living with HIV.},
  author={Carol L Galletly and Julia D. Dickson-Gomez},
  journal={International journal of STD & AIDS},
  year={2009},
  volume={20 9},
  pages={
          613-8
        }
}
Thirty-one HIV-positive persons living in Michigan took part in focus group discussions about Michigan's HIV disclosure law. Discussion themes included perceived responsibility to prevent infection, concern about unwanted secondary disclosure of HIV-positive status, fear of being falsely accused of violating Michigan's HIV disclosure law and perceived vulnerability of HIV-positive persons within the US legal system. Although participants strongly agreed with the ostensible purpose of Michigan's… CONTINUE READING
BETA

From This Paper

Topics from this paper.

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
SHOWING 1-10 OF 12 CITATIONS

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…