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  1. HIV risk of transmission behaviour amongst HIV-infected prisoners and its correlates.

    Article - En anglais

    Thirty-eight from a total of 47 known HIV-positive prisoners in the Irish prison postern voluntarily cooperated in a survey of psychological attitudes, knowledge of risk behaviour, intentions with respect to future risk behaviour, and actual past risk behaviour.

    Of this group, 65% reported that this had put others at risk of HIV, since they became aware of their own HIV+ status.

    Only 16% stated that they would definitely not share their drug-taking equipment in the future and 32% that they would always use a condom in sexual intercourse.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Toxicomanie, Voie intraveineuse, Partage, Seringue, Comportement sexuel, Facteur risque, Milieu carcéral, Environnement social, Homme, Prise risque, Attitude, Condom, Prévention, Immunodéficit acquis syndrome, Virose, Infection, Hémopathie, Immunopathologie

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Drug addiction, Intravenous administration, Sharing, Syringe, Sexual behavior, Risk factor, Carceral environment, Social environment, Human, Risk taking, Attitude, Condom, Prevention, AIDS, Viral disease, Infection, Hemopathy, Immunopathology

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 93-0054611

    Code Inist : 002B18C05. Création : 199406.