Discrimination, homophobic violence and suicidal ideation among men who have sex with men (MSM) in ten Brazilian cities

AIDSImpact Santa Fe 2011

Abstract #273 – Discrimination, homophobic violence and suicidal ideation among men who have sex with men (MSM) in ten Brazilian cities

Authors:
Presenting Author: Dr Ligia Kerr – Federal University of Ceara
Additional Authors: Dr. Adriana Pinho, Dr. Maeve Mello, Dr. Adele Benzaken, Dr. Ana Brito, Dr. Edgar Merchan-Hamann, Dr. Mark Guimarães, Dr. Sônia Batista, Dr. Lisângela Oliveira, Dr. Fabiano Abreu, Dr. Adão Moraes, Dr. Gisele Freitas, Prof. Carl Kendall, Dr. Inês Dourado,

Method / Issue:

3743 MSM (18 years or older) in 10 municipalities were selected using Respondent driven sampling (RDS), a type of chain recruitment sample using participants’ social networks to weight results. Participants completed a sociobehavioral interview and they were offered HIV testing, with pre and post-test counseling.

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