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‘Never testing for HIV’ among Men who have Sex with Men in Viet Nam: results from an internet-based cross-sectional survey

Overview of attention for article published in BMC Public Health, December 2013
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Title
‘Never testing for HIV’ among Men who have Sex with Men in Viet Nam: results from an internet-based cross-sectional survey
Published in
BMC Public Health, December 2013
DOI 10.1186/1471-2458-13-1236
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Authors

Macarena Cecilia García, Quyen Le Duong, Licelot Eralte Mercer, Samantha Beth Meyer, Paul Russell Ward

Abstract

Men who have sex with men in Viet Nam have been under-studied as a high-risk group for HIV infection, and this population's percentage and determinants of HIV testing have not been comprehensively investigated.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 76 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Researcher 18 24%
Student > Master 11 14%
Student > Bachelor 9 12%
Student > Doctoral Student 6 8%
Student > Ph. D. Student 6 8%
Other 13 17%
Unknown 13 17%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Medicine and Dentistry 22 29%
Social Sciences 12 16%
Psychology 7 9%
Nursing and Health Professions 6 8%
Unspecified 2 3%
Other 9 12%
Unknown 18 24%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 2. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 01 October 2014.
All research outputs
#13,343,267
of 21,358,488 outputs
Outputs from BMC Public Health
#9,714
of 13,853 outputs
Outputs of similar age
#168,580
of 303,766 outputs
Outputs of similar age from BMC Public Health
#780
of 1,080 outputs
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