Increasing the acceptability of HIV counseling and testing with three C's: convenience, confidentiality and credibility.


Agencies engaged in humanitarian efforts to prevent the further spread of HIV have emphasized the importance of voluntary counseling and testing (VCT), and most high-prevalence countries now have facilities that offer testing free of charge. The utilization of these services is disappointingly low, however, despite high numbers reporting that they would… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.socscimed.2009.02.041