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Demography (2012) 49 (3): 1011–1036.
Published: 29 June 2012
.... For example, receiving an HIV-negative test result implies higher subjective expectations about being HIV-positive after two years, and individuals tend to have larger prediction errors about their HIV status after learning their HIV status. If individuals in HIV-negative couples also learn the status...
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Demography (2010) 47 (3): 651–665.
Published: 01 August 2010
...Francis Obare Abstract Despite the increasing number of population-based surveys in sub-Saharan Africa that provide testing and counseling for HIV over the past decade, understanding the nature of nonresponse in these surveys, especially panel HIV surveys, is still limited. This article uses...
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Demography (2014) 51 (3): 1131–1157.
Published: 02 May 2014
...-based surveys are considered the gold standard for estimating HIV prevalence. However, prevalence rates based on representative surveys may be biased because of nonresponse. This article investigates one potential source of nonresponse bias: refusal to participate in the HIV test. We use the identity...
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Demography (2015) 52 (1): 259–280.
Published: 13 January 2015
...Theresa M. Fedor; Hans-Peter Kohler; Jere R. Behrman Abstract This article assesses how married individuals’ knowledge of HIV status gained through HIV testing and counseling (HTC) affects divorce, the number of sexual partners, and the use of condoms within marriage. This study improves upon...
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Published: 27 April 2018
Fig. 1 MLSFH and MHM Study sample flow chart. a Complete information: includes data for measures used in the analysis and an HIV test result. Those without complete information were (1) not interviewed or tested for HIV by MLSFH, (2) interviewed but not tested for HIV, or (3) tested for HIV More
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Demography (2008) 45 (2): 303–322.
Published: 01 May 2008
... be important for designing policies to both reduce the spread of HIV and minimize its adverse effects. In this paper, I investigate this relationship further using a broad sample from the Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS). Using HIV test results linked to demographic microdata from the DHS for Burkina Faso...
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Demography (2015) 52 (5): 1671–1700.
Published: 14 September 2015
... afflicted with HIV/AIDS have received fully subsidized access to public services such as voluntary counseling and testing (VCT), antiretroviral therapy (ART), and prevention of mother-to-child transmission of HIV (PMTCT). Made largely under the auspices of the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief...
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Demography (2012) 49 (1): 239–265.
Published: 23 November 2011
... in rural Malawi with a study that tracked and interviewed migrants from the survey sample. Unlike many studies of migration and HIV, both survey respondents and migrants were tested for HIV. Although research has consistently shown that migration is associated with greater risk of HIV infection...
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Demography (2004) 41 (3): 465–482.
Published: 01 August 2004
... on Demographic Change . Population Studies , 53 , 179 – 93 . 10.1080/00324720308084 Grinstead O.A. , Gregorich S.E. , Choi K.H. , & Coates T. Voluntary HIV-1 Counselling and Testing Efficacy Study Group ( 2001 ). Positive and Negative Life Events After Counseling and Testing...
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Demography (2021) 58 (1): 1–29.
Published: 01 February 2021
... to antiretroviral treatment (ART) for HIV has drastically improved the situation for HIV-positive people in recent years. Starting in 2016, Malawi implemented a universal test-and-treat policy, so that all HIV-positive people had access to ART ( Alhaj et al. 2019 ). Testing rates are still low for men, but most...
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Demography (2009) 46 (1): 43–63.
Published: 01 February 2009
... market. A possible behavioral change in the marriage market in response to an increase in prime-age adult mortality is to marry earlier to avoid exposure to HIV/AIDS risks. We test this hypothesis by using micro data from Malawi, where prime-age adult mortality has drastically increased. In the analysis...
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Demography (2018) 55 (3): 979–1007.
Published: 27 April 2018
...Fig. 1 MLSFH and MHM Study sample flow chart. a Complete information: includes data for measures used in the analysis and an HIV test result. Those without complete information were (1) not interviewed or tested for HIV by MLSFH, (2) interviewed but not tested for HIV, or (3) tested for HIV...
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Demography (2011) 48 (2): 675–697.
Published: 06 May 2011
... the mid-1990s, women interviewed in DHS surveys have been asked whether routine procedures, such as blood pressure measurement and urine tests, were conducted during antenatal care. The likelihood that women report these procedures has declined in high HIV regions relative to low HIV regions. We begin...
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Demography (2018) 55 (2): 403–434.
Published: 08 March 2018
... that retirement behavior reacts to biomarker notification in the NHANES. The National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health (Add Health) collected biomarkers in its third wave and notified respondents of results of testing for HIV, chlamydia, and gonorrhea. By contrast, the Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS...
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Published: 23 November 2011
Fig. 1 HIV prevalence for MDICP migrants and nonmigrants, by gender. Chi-square test for difference in HIV prevalence between migrants and nonmigrants is significant at p ≤ .01 for both men and women More
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Demography (2014) 51 (1): 205–228.
Published: 10 September 2013
... and sexual partner histories, as well as providing household-based HIV testing (MLSFH 2009 ). The 2006 survey round differed from previous years: in addition to collecting data on all household members, respondents were instructed to list any biological children who lived elsewhere. The 2008 MLFSH collected...
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Demography (2016) 53 (6): 1743–1770.
Published: 07 November 2016
... on mother’s HIV status, as measured in previous survey waves, and whether she learned her status at the time. In 2004, respondents who participated in HIV testing did not receive their results at the time of testing. If they chose to learn their status, they picked up their results from a centralized location...
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Demography (2018) 55 (6): 2097–2117.
Published: 25 September 2018
... in barriers to health care and HIV testing among transgender men, transgender women, and gender-nonconforming adults, but they did not use these categories to compare differences in overall health among these groups (Gonzalez and Henning-Smith 2017 ; Pitasi et al. 2017 ). In this study, I leverage a much...
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Demography (2012) 49 (4): 1553–1558.
Published: 20 October 2012
... , and Hans - Peter Kohler . The Impact of HIV Testing on Subjective Expectations and Risky Behavior in Malawi...................1011–1036 de Souza , Laetícia R . See Letícia J. Marteleto ..........................................1453–1477 Curreli , Misty . See Eran Shor...
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Demography (2011) 48 (3): 1151–1176.
Published: 06 July 2011
... . 10.2105/AJPH.2006.099937 Kabiru C. , Luke N. , Izugbara C. , & Zulu E. ( 2010 ). The correlates of HIV testing and impacts on sexual behavior: Evidence from a life history study of young people in Kisumu, Kenya . BMC Public Health , 10 , 412 – 423 . 10.1186/1471-2458-10...
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