Research Paper | Medical Science | Kenya | Volume 7 Issue 7, July 2018
Factors Influencing Willingness to Use Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis among Male Homosexuals at the SWOP Clinic
Apollo Gitau; Makobu Kimani; Consolata 'M' Mayi
Introduction The main aim of this study was to assess the factors influencing acceptance and willingness of using pre exposure prophylaxis, Materials and Methods The study was a cross sectional study and data collection was carried out using standardized questionnaires involving a sample size of 196 individuals and three focus group discussions, Results This study through the regression and correlation models suggests that acceptance and willingness of using pre-exposure prophylaxis depends on awareness on methods of preventing HIV/AIDS and stigma, Conclusion to optimize uptake of this intervention this two variables should be emphasized by the implementing PrEp programs.
Keywords: Willingness, Acceptance, Pre-Exposure prophylaxis, Male Homosexuals
Edition: Volume 7 Issue 7, July 2018
Pages: 1460 - 1468
How to Cite this Article?
Apollo Gitau; Makobu Kimani; Consolata 'M' Mayi, "Factors Influencing Willingness to Use Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis among Male Homosexuals at the SWOP Clinic", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/search_index_results_paperid.php?id=ART2019292, Volume 7 Issue 7, July 2018, 1460 - 1468
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