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  1. The effects of post-test counselling on condom use among prostitutes in The Gambia.

    Article - En anglais


    To determine the effect of counselling on condom use by prostitutes.


    Cohort study.


    Field-based study in The Gambia.


    Thirty-one (12 HIV-positive and 19 HIV-negative) prostitutes.


    Post-test HIV counselling.

    Main outcome measures

    Levels of condom use.


    Overall, counselling had no effect on condom use.


    Scarce resources should be directed towards providing condoms in bars rather than counselling.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Immunodéficit acquis syndrome, Virose, Infection, Prostitution, Recommandation, Prévention, Gambie, Afrique, Hémopathie, Immunopathologie, Maladie sexuellement transmissible, Comportement sexuel, Condom, Homme

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : AIDS, Viral disease, Infection, Prostitution, Recommendation, Prevention, Gambia, Africa, Hemopathy, Immunopathology, Sexually transmitted disease, Sexual behavior, Condom, Human

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

    Cote : 93-0382789

    Code Inist : 002B06D01. Création : 199406.