The goal of this short article would be to report outcomes of a qualitative research into the strategy that HIV-positive males that have sex with men (MSM) used to start safer intercourse with casual sexual lovers. In-depth, qualitative interviews were carried out with 57 HIV-positive adult MSM living in a big city that is midwestern. Having an approach that is inductive information analysis, individuals unveiled a typology of safer sex methods that may be put into four main categorizations: having a nonnegotiable sexual behavior policy, behaviorally managing the discussion, being verbally direct, and being verbally indirect. Methods diverse by amount of explicitness and partner participation. Guys in this research frequently employed strategies that are multiple their partner was not initially receptive to participating in safer sex actions. The techniques described can be particularly good for those involved in the certain area of HIV avoidance. Providing MSM a variety of choices to start safer intercourse may enhance prevention that is current.
Guys who possess sex with men (MSM) remain disproportionately represented in nationwide HIV/AIDS data.
Presently, 69% of all of the adolescent/adult HIV diagnoses are guys, and 49% among these situations could be traced solely to male-to-male contact that is sexualCenters for infection Control and Prevention CDC, 2007). These statistics claim that despite extensive academic promotions and interventions, MSM carry on to take part in dangerous behaviors that are sexual. Continuer la lecture