That is, the disclosure rate to long-term, valued friends resembles that of family when compared to typical friends Serovich et al. One of the items item 15 is worded in a reverse direction and therefore needs to be reverse- coded before scoring. The findings from this study provided empirical evidence of the characteristics that are associated with HIV-positive serostatus disclosure behaviors, attitudes, and intentions to casual sexual partners of API MSM. Advantages of online survey research include access to groups or individuals who are difficult to reach or unique populations i. Stallings holds a PhD from M. Cultural factors that influence HIV-positive serostatus disclosure have been documented for different samples. What was the association between cultural values individualism-collectivismlevel of acculturation, length of time since diagnosis, age, level of education, and income to HIV-positive disclosure attitudes in API MSM?
Factors associated with disclosure of HIV status to sexual partners offer considerable benefits from both an individual and a public health perspective.
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Data were collected through an anonymous, self-completed online survey. The authors concluded that the motivators to HIV disclosure included coping with illness, seeking help, and common experiences; the motivators included seeking supportive relationships, duty to inform, and catharsis. Inequality is accepted for the V-C dimension and individuals might serve and sacrifice for the preservation of the in-group Singelis et al. The evidence suggests cultural values and level of acculturation play a role in whether or not HIV-positive MSM self-disclose their serostatus to others including sex partners. International Differences in Work-Related Values.
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