Nonoccupational postexposure prophylaxis following sexual assault in industrialized low-HIV-prevalence countries: A review

@article{Draughon2012NonoccupationalPP,
  title={Nonoccupational postexposure prophylaxis following sexual assault in industrialized low-HIV-prevalence countries: A review},
  author={Jessica E. Draughon and Daniel J Sheridan},
  journal={Psychology, Health \& Medicine},
  year={2012},
  volume={17},
  pages={235 - 254}
}
Although available for over a decade, use of nonoccupational postexposure prophylaxis (nPEP) remains controversial in the United States. There are concerns over sexual assault survivors' adherence, or lack thereof, leading to increased costs without an appreciable decrease in human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) transmission. This review examines and synthesizes the available literature from the past 10 years to determine the true rates of provision and adherence to nPEP regimens in sexual… 

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