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Table 5 Long term outcomes of disclosure by gender of participants

From: HIV/AIDS status disclosure increases support, behavioural change and, HIV prevention in the long term: a case for an Urban Clinic, Kampala, Uganda

Long term outcomes of disclosure Male   Female   Total  
  N % n % N %
Did not change 9 11.5 27 45.8 36 26.3
Relationship is stronger/increased caring and support 26 33.3 13 22.0 39 28.5
Given care and treatment 7 9.0 3 5.1 10 7.3
Given material support 5 6.4 6 10.2 11 8.0
Improved work conditions 4 5.1 0   4 2.9
Behavioural change and positive living (advice and practice) 11 14.1 1 1.7 12 8.8
Prevention advocacy effects on others 8 10.3 1 1.7 9 6.6
Negative outcomes 6 7.7 7 11.9 13 9.5
Other 2 2.6 1 1.7 3 2.19
Total 78   59   137 100