The purpose of this study was to evaluate the impact of anonymous testing availability on human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) test demand in Arizona.
Testing patterns before and after the introduction of anonymous testing were compared.
Client knowledge of new test policy and delay in testing until an anonymous option was available were assessed.
Test numbers among men who have sex with men showed a statistically significant increase after introduction of an anonymous testing option.
Mots-clés Pascal : SIDA, Dépistage, Technique, Confidentialité, Anonymat, Motivation, Homme, Arizona, Politique sanitaire, Virose, Infection, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique, Immunopathologie, Immunodéficit
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : AIDS, Medical screening, Technique, Confidentiality, Anonymousness, Motivation, Human, Arizona, Health policy, Viral disease, Infection, United States, North America, America, Immunopathology, Immune deficiency
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 95-0071927
Code Inist : 002B30A03A. Création : 09/06/1995.