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Plus One: HIV sero-discordant relationships among black African people living in England

Metro Centre World AIDS Day Conference, London, 1st December 2011

Speakers: Adam Bourne

This talk gave an overview of key findings from Plus One: an exploration of the needs and experiences of black African people in England who are in sero-discordant relationships. The rationale for the study and its methods were briefly described before a discussion of the findings relating to HIV status diagnosis and disclosure, managing HIV within relationships, sexual behaviours and risk management, and the influence of family, friends and professional services. It closed by outlining the key challenges faced by HIV clinical services and community-based agencies in relation to this population.

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