Knowledge, attitudes and practices regarding HIV/AIDS among senior secondary school students in Fako Division, South West Region, Cameroon

@inproceedings{Nubed2016KnowledgeAA,
  title={Knowledge, attitudes and practices regarding HIV/AIDS among senior secondary school students in Fako Division, South West Region, Cameroon},
  author={Colins Kingoum Nubed and Jane-Francis Tatah Kihla Akoachere},
  booktitle={BMC public health},
  year={2016}
}
BACKGROUND Knowledge, attitudes and practices (KAPs) regarding HIV/AIDS is one of the corner stones in the fight against the disease. Youths are most vulnerable to infection because they engage in risky practices due to a lack of adequate information. Thus, evaluating their KAPs will help in designing appropriate prevention strategies. This study was aimed at assessing the KAPs of senior secondary school students in Fako Division, Cameroon, on HIV/AIDS. METHODS This was a cross-sectional… CONTINUE READING