Neighborhoods and HIV: a social ecological approach to prevention and care.

@article{Latkin2013NeighborhoodsAH,
  title={Neighborhoods and HIV: a social ecological approach to prevention and care.},
  author={Carl A. Latkin and Danielle German and David Vlahov and Sandro Galea},
  journal={The American psychologist},
  year={2013},
  volume={68 4},
  pages={
          210-24
        }
}
Neighborhood factors have been linked to HIV risk behaviors, HIV counseling and testing, and HIV medical care. However, the social-psychological mechanisms that connect neighborhood factors to HIV-related behaviors have not been fully determined. In this article we review the research on neighborhood factors and HIV-related behaviors, approaches to measuring neighborhoods, and mechanisms that may help to explain how the physical and social environment within neighborhoods may lead to HIV… CONTINUE READING
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