Barbara L. Dancy, Kathleen S. Crittenden, Marie L. Talashek
Abstract:Low-income African American inner city adolescent females continue to be at disproportionately high risk for contracting HIV. Though it has been speculated that mothers' involvement in HIV risk reduction may be helpful in the fight against HIV, very few interventions involve mothers. The Mother/Daughter HIV Risk Reduction intervention (MDRR), an innovative community-based intervention, trains mothers to be their daughters' primary HIV educators. A split-plot repeated measures design was used to test the effect…
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