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MSM of color have barriers accessing HIV care compared to White MSM. Is overcoming stigma enough to get these individuals into care?
Racial/Ethnic Difference in HIV-Related Knowledge among Young Men Who Have Sex with Men and Their Association with Condom Errors
Findings stress need for more attention to HIV transmission-related educational activities targeting the social realities of YMSM.
A Data-Driven Simulation of HIV Spread Among Young Men Who Have Sex With Men: Role of Age and Race Mixing and STIs
HIV prevention efforts should target YMSM across race and those in partnerships with older MSM.
Substance Use Network Characteristics and Drug and Alcohol Use Behaviors among Young Men Who Have Sex With Men (YMSM)
Structural characteristics of substance use networks may provide important information regarding the drug and alcohol use behavior of YMSM.
Description of steps undertaken to determine intervention acceptability and content for adolescent gay, bisexual, and queer men.
Study examines census data along with individual-level data from a longitudinal cohort of YMSM in Chicago.
Race-Based Sexual Stereotypes and Their Effects on Sexual Risk Behavior in Racially Diverse Young Men Who Have Sex with Men
Race-based stereotypes have important implications for the rate of condomless anal sex with racial minority partners for YMSM.
Developmental Change in the Effects of Sexual Partner and Relationship Characteristics on Sexual Risk Behavior in Young Men Who Have Sex with Men
Results suggest need for HIV prevention strategies that address dyadic influences on condomless anal intercourse for YMSM.
Results indicate several partner- and network-level factors related to HIV outcomes.