DOI: 10.5123/s1679-49742020000100015
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Abstract: Objective: to investigate self-reported counseling practice of primary health care (PHC) professionals on sexually transmitted infections (STI) and HIV/AIDS in Montes Claros, MG, Brazil, 2015-2016. Methods: this was a cross-sectional study using a questionnaire answered by PHC physicians and nurses; their practice was classified as being adequate/ inadequate based on the recommendations of Ministry of Health manuals; four thematic areas were investigatedcounseling provision; prevention measures; risk behavior …

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