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Mobile phone access, willingness, and usage for HIV-related services among young adults living in informal urban settlements in Kenya: A cross-sectional analysis

Authors: Larissa Jennings Mayo-Wilson,Bee-Ah Kang, Muthoni Mathai,Margaret O. Mak’anyengod,Fred M.Ssewamala, Abstract Background Mobile phone-based health (mHealth) interventions have the potential to improve HIV outcomes for high-risk young adults living in informal urban settlements in Kenya. However, less is known regarding young adults’ differential access to mobile phones and their willingness and use of mobile phone …

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Awareness of and willingness to use oral HIV self-test kits among Kenyan young adults living in informal urban settlements: a cross-sectional survey

Authors: Babayemi O. Olakunde, Dawit Alemu, Donaldson F. Conserve, Muthoni Mathai, Margaret O. Mak’anyengo, NAHEDO Study Group & Larissa Jennings Mayo-Wilson Self-administered HIV testing may be a promising strategy to improve testing in hard-to-reach young adults, provided they are aware of and willing to use oral HIV self-testing (HIVST). This study examined awareness of and …

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Lessons learned from using respondent-driven sampling (RDS) to assess sexual risk behaviors among Kenyan young adults living in urban slum settlements: A process evaluation

Authors: Larissa Jennings Mayo-Wilson , Muthoni Mathai, Grace Yi, Margaret O. Mak’anyengo, Melissa Davoust, Massah L. Massaquoi, Stefan Baral, Fred M. Ssewamala, Nancy E. Glass, NAHEDO Study Group Respondent-driven sampling (RDS) is a peer-referral sampling methodology used to estimate characteristics of underserved groups that cannot be randomly sampled. RDS has been implemented in several settings to …

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