Seeking sex partners through the internet and mobile phone applications among men who have sex with men in Taiwan.

@article{Ko2016SeekingSP,
  title={Seeking sex partners through the internet and mobile phone applications among men who have sex with men in Taiwan.},
  author={Nai-Ying Ko and Po-Chia Tseng and Yu-Chao Huang and Yen-Chin Chen and Su-Ting Hsu},
  journal={AIDS care},
  year={2016},
  volume={28 7},
  pages={
          927-31
        }
}
It has become popular for men who have sex with men (MSM) to use mobile-phone geosocial networking applications (mobile apps) to find sex partners. A cross-sectional online survey was conducted in Taiwan to compare the sexual and substance-use behaviors of MSM seeking sex partners through the internet and mobile apps. Of the 1060 participants, 65.8% used the internet via computer and 37.7% used a mobile app to find sexual partners, while 30.3% used recreational drugs or alcohol in the previous… CONTINUE READING
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