Sexuality and sexual risk behavior in HIV-positive men who have sex with men.

@article{Kesteren2005SexualityAS,
  title={Sexuality and sexual risk behavior in HIV-positive men who have sex with men.},
  author={Nicole M. C. van Kesteren and Harm J. Hospers and Gerjo Kok and Pepijn van Empelen},
  journal={Qualitative health research},
  year={2005},
  volume={15 2},
  pages={145-68}
}
The purpose of this study was to examine the psychological processes pertaining to sexuality and sexual risk behavior among HIV-positive men who have sex with men (MSM). The authors analyzed transcripts of 30 semistructured interviews. Findings suggest that sexual problems in HIV-positive MSM might be primarily caused by the perceived risk of transmitting HIV to others. Furthermore, safer sexual behavior seems to be related to feelings of personal responsibility for safer sex. This study… CONTINUE READING

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