National study of HIV testing in men who have sex with men attending genitourinary clinics in the United Kingdom.

@article{Munro2008NationalSO,
  title={National study of HIV testing in men who have sex with men attending genitourinary clinics in the United Kingdom.},
  author={Helen L. Munro and Catherine Lowndes and Donna Daniels and Ann Kathleen Sullivan and Angela J. Robinson},
  journal={Sexually transmitted infections},
  year={2008},
  volume={84 4},
  pages={
          265-70
        }
}
OBJECTIVES To determine what proportion of men who have sex with men (MSM) attending genitourinary medicine (GUM) clinics are offered and accept an HIV test and to examine clinic and patient characteristics associated with offer and uptake. METHODS A cross-sectional study of all GUM clinics in the United Kingdom, involving a case note review of up to 30 patient records per clinic and the completion of a clinic policy form. RESULTS Overall, 86% of MSM were offered a test and of those 82… CONTINUE READING

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