Analysis on accuracy and influencing factors of oral fluid-based rapid HIV self-testing among men who have sex with men
Li et al.
Type of approach
Type of assistance
Key population: Men who have sex with men
UNAIDS HIV prevalence (2017)
Cross-sectional study to evaluate the accuracy of HIVST and a survey to evaluate the quality of HIV self-testing among men who have sex with men.
Summary of findings
The overall accuracy rate of oral fluid-based self-testing was 95.0%. Chi-square analysis showed that educational level, no touch with middle part of test paper, whether reading the instruction carefully, whether understanding the instruction, and inserting test paper into tube as indicated by the arrow on it were associated with the accuracy of oral fluid-based rapid HIV self-testing, (P<0.05).
Willingness to pay
Willingness to pay details
95% (n/a) overall accuracy rate of oral fluid based self-testing.
Linkage to prevention, care and treatment
All participants received confirmatory testing.