Title: Integrated Biological and Behavioral
Surveillance Survey (IBBS) among Men who have Sex with Men (MSM) in the
Kathmandu Valley, Round III – 2009.
This is the third round of the IBBS
conducted among the MSM in the Kathmandu Valley. The survey was carried
out to determine the prevalence of HIV and STI (syphilis, chlamydia
trachomatis and neisseria gonorrhoea among MSM in study area. The study
assesses their HIV/STI related risk behaviors, including their sexual
practices. The survey also measured the exposure to the intervention
programs targeted at MSM in the valley. The study had also analyzed
trends through the comparison of the data on selected variables obtained
from the first, the second and the third rounds of the IBBS. The
information was collected through using structured questionnaire and
clinical test of blood, urine and swab samples.
Sponsored By: FHI/Nepal, July 2009,
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