Male labor migration, patriarchy, and the awareness-behavior gap: HIV risks and prevention among migrants' wives in Armenia.

@article{Agadjanian2017MaleLM,
  title={Male labor migration, patriarchy, and the awareness-behavior gap: HIV risks and prevention among migrants' wives in Armenia.},
  author={Victor Agadjanian and Karine M. Markosyan},
  journal={AIDS care},
  year={2017},
  volume={29 6},
  pages={705-710}
}
Unlike in most of the world, HIV incidence in the former Soviet Union continues to rise. While international labor migration has been identified as a potentially important contributor to this trend, most attention has been focused on risks of male migrants themselves. This study uses recent household survey data to examine HIV-related perceptions and… CONTINUE READING