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Activity Steps

Purpose of Activity

To present a literature review conducted to examine prevalence estimates, sexual behaviors, and medication adherence among men who have sex with men (MSM) and are pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) users in high-income countries.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Recall the background information and the methodology used for the literature review addressing PrEP and medication adherence among MSM.
  2. Summarize the results of the literature review that address the prevalence of PrEP use and the sociodemographics, motivation, and sexual behavior of MSM PrEP users.
  3. Outline the results of the literature review that address sexually transmitted infections and PrEP adherence.
Price: $17.95


  • ANCC 1.5 CH
  • DC - BON 1.5 CH
  • FL - BON 1.5 CH
  • GA - BON 1.5 CH

Lippincott Professional Development is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This activity is also provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider Number CEP 11749. Lippincott Professional Development is also an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the District of Columbia Board of Nursing, Florida Board of Nursing, and Georgia Board of Nursing, #50-1223.

Test Code: JANAC0719
Published: Jul/Aug 2019
Expires: 6/4/2021
Required Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Steven Maxwell, MSc; Mitzy Gafos, PhD; Maryam Shahmanesh, PhD
Categories: Drug Therapy