Additionally, these respondents had 2. While many studies have examined the effectiveness of app-based intervention strategies, these are only effective if downloaded and used by the population at risk [ 31 - 33 ]. Demographic characteristics were assessed in fourteen items.
It is possible that earlier access to other MSM in nearby areas provided by these apps may lead to earlier sexual debut. Most respondents reported meeting partners that were younger than themselves Despite these limitations, this study has a number of strengths and provides meaningful insights for HIV prevention among MSM.
While there can be some misclassification eg, inaccurate reporting in self-report gay and bisexual men with over two Scruff has been, the survey was conducted anonymously by MSM over their mobile phone or tablet computers, so they may be more likely to answer accurately and honestly.
For example, individuals with a higher propensity to seek sexual sensations may have more frequent sexual encounters and need more frequent reminders for HIV testing. Race-based sexual stereotyping and sexual partnering among men who use the internet to identify other men for bareback sex.
Geosocial-Networking App Use Patterns Table 2 shows the geosocial-networking app use behaviors of the sample.
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Prior research demonstrates that time spent online looking for casual sexual partners may increase the odds of having anal intercourse without a condom [ 14 ]. Each day, on average, men reported opening these mobile apps 8.
Acceptability of smartphone application-based HIV prevention among young men who have sex with men. Namespaces Article Talk. However, without a sample of MSM who meet partners through other methods to serve as a control, the significance of findings associated with higher propensities to seek sexual sensation is uncertain and worthy of further investigation.
National origin was categorized as either being born in the United States or being born outside the United States.