The consequences of substance use among gay and bisexual men: a Consensual Qualitative Research analysis.

@article{Mullens2009TheCO,
  title={The consequences of substance use among gay and bisexual men: a Consensual Qualitative Research analysis.},
  author={Amy B. Mullens and Ross McD. Young and Elisabeth Hamernik and Michael Patrick Dunne},
  journal={Sexual health},
  year={2009},
  volume={6 2},
  pages={139-52}
}
BACKGROUND Substance use is common among gay/bisexual men and is associated with significant health risks (e.g. HIV transmission). The consequences of substance use, across the range of substances commonly used, have received little attention. The purpose of this study is to map participant's beliefs about the effects of substance use to inform prevention, health promotion and clinical interventions. METHODS Participants were interviewed about experiences regarding their substance use and… CONTINUE READING