HIV voluntary counselling and testing in Nakuru, Kenya: findings from a community survey.

@article{Irungu2008HIVVC,
  title={HIV voluntary counselling and testing in Nakuru, Kenya: findings from a community survey.},
  author={T K Irungu and Prathibha Varkey and Stephen Cha and Jo{\"a}n M. Patterson},
  journal={HIV medicine},
  year={2008},
  volume={9 2},
  pages={111-7}
}
OBJECTIVES HIV voluntary counselling and testing (VCT) is important for prevention, detection and treatment of HIV infection. A study was conducted to determine the extent of utilization of VCT, and to study the attitudes and preferences of the community regarding VCT. METHODS A total of 301 adults, aged 18-49 years, residing in Nakuru, Kenya were randomly selected using a two-stage sampling process. A self-administered questionnaire delivered during home visits was used to collect data over… CONTINUE READING