CMAJ Open 2021 Apr-Jun;9(2):E529-E538. Epub 2021 May 21.
Department of Epidemiology, Biostatistics & Occupational Health (Cox, Moodie, Maheu-Giroux), McGill University; Direction régionale de santé publique, Centre intégré universitaire de santé et de services sociaux Centre-Sud-de-l'Ile-de-Montréal (Cox, Apelian, Messier-Peet, Lambert); Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre (Apelian, Messier-Peet), Montréal, Que.; Department of Psychology (Hart, Skakoon-Sparling, Rodrigues, Noor), Ryerson University; Dalla Lana School of Public Health (Grace), University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont.; British Columbia Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS (Moore, Armstrong, Olarewaju); Faculty of Medicine (Moore), University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC; School of Public Health & Social Policy (Lachowsky), Faculty of Human & Social Development, University of Victoria, Victoria, BC; Department of Psychology (Armstrong), University of Southampton, Southampton, UK; Community-Based Research Centre (Jollimore), Vancouver, BC; Division of Infectious Diseases (Tan), St. Michael's Hospital; Department of Medicine (Tan), University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont.; Department of Family Medicine (Lebouché), Faculty of Medicine, McGill University; Centre for Outcomes Research and Evaluation (Lebouché), Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre; Centre de recherche du centre hospitalier de l'Université de Montréal (Tremblay); Institut national de santé publique du Québec (Lambert), Montréal, Que.
Background: In Canada, gay, bisexual and other men who have sex with men (GBM) are disproportionately affected by HIV. Our objective was to describe access to HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) and identify factors associated with not using PrEP among self-reported HIV-negative or HIV-unknown GBM.
Methods: This was a cross-sectional analysis of the Engage study cohort. Read More