Voluntary testing for HIV among a sample of Tanzanian teachers: a search for socio-demographic and socio-psychological correlates.

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Knowledge of HIV status is paramount in prevention, treatment and care. This study determined the prevalence and factors associated with testing for HIV. We collected data through a cross-section questionnaire survey among 918 primary school teachers in Mwanza region, Tanzania (mean age 38.4 years). About 20% (181) of the participants had voluntarily tested… (More)

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