Publications Related to "Ariane van der Straten"


The Tablets, Ring, Injections as Options (TRIO) study

Introduction: Preventing HIV and unintended pregnancies are key global health priorities. To inform product rollout and to understand attributes of future multipurpose prevention technologies (MPT) associated with preference and use, we evaluated...


Long acting systemic HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis

Oral pre-exposure prophylaxis for the prevention of HIV-1 transmission (HIV PrEP) has been widely successful as demonstrated by a number of clinical trials. However, studies have also demonstrated the need for patients to tightly adhere to oral...


Favoring "peace of mind"

Several formulations of HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) have shown varying levels of effectiveness in women. Little information is known about preference across formulations, especially among product experienced women. Seventy-one women (48%...


Achieving the optimal vaginal state

Preferences and practices related to the vaginal condition have implications for the use of vaginal HIV prevention products. The authors used qualitative methods to explore narratives relating to the vaginal state amongst women in South Africa,...