H J Hospers

Summary

Affiliation: Maastricht University
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. pmc Effects of a short individually tailored counselling session for HIV prevention in gay and bisexual men receiving Hepatitis B vaccination
    Mireille E G Wolfers
    Division of Infectious Diseases Control, Municipal Public Health Service Rotterdam Area, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 9:255. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Chatters on the Internet: a special target group for HIV prevention
    H J Hospers
    Maastricht University, Department of Experimental Psychology, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    AIDS Care 14:539-44. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint A new meeting place: chatting on the Internet, e-dating and sexual risk behaviour among Dutch men who have sex with men
    Harm J Hospers
    Maastricht University, Faculty of Psychology, Department of Experimental Psychology, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    AIDS 19:1097-101. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Social-cognitive determinants of HIV risk-taking intentions among men who date men through the Internet
    G Kok
    Maastricht University, Department of Experimental Psychology, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    AIDS Care 19:410-7. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint Theory- and evidence-based intervention to improve adherence to antiretroviral therapy among HIV-infected patients in the Netherlands: a pilot study
    M de Bruin
    Department of Experimental Psychology, Faculty of Psychology, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 19:384-94. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Sexuality and sexual risk behavior in HIV-positive men who have sex with men
    Nicole M C van Kesteren
    Department of Psychology, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Qual Health Res 15:145-68. 2005
  7. pmc Sexual decision-making in HIV-positive men who have sex with men: how moral concerns and sexual motives guide intended condom use with steady and casual sex partners
    Nicole M C van Kesteren
    Center for Research on HIV AIDS Prevention and Education, Department of Experimental Psychology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Arch Sex Behav 36:437-49. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Systematic development of a self-help and motivational enhancement intervention to promote sexual health in HIV-positive men who have sex with men
    Nicole M C van Kesteren
    Center for Research on HIV AIDS Prevention and Education Reshape, Department of Experimental Psychology, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 20:858-75. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint Sexual risk behavior among HIV-positive men who have sex with men: a literature review
    Nicole M C van Kesteren
    Center for Research on HIV AIDS Prevention and Education Reshape, Department of Experimental Psychology, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 65:5-20. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint One measure, two motives. Prediction of condom use and interaction between two prevention goals among heterosexual young adults: preventing pregnancy and/or sexually transmitted diseases
    Cees Hoefnagels
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Health Education and Promotion, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Prev Sci 7:369-76. 2006

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Publications15

  1. pmc Effects of a short individually tailored counselling session for HIV prevention in gay and bisexual men receiving Hepatitis B vaccination
    Mireille E G Wolfers
    Division of Infectious Diseases Control, Municipal Public Health Service Rotterdam Area, The Netherlands
    BMC Public Health 9:255. 2009
    ..There is currently a trend towards unsafe unprotected anal intercourse (UAI) among men who have sex with men. We evaluated a short individual counselling session on reducing UAI among gay and bisexual men...
  2. ncbi request reprint Chatters on the Internet: a special target group for HIV prevention
    H J Hospers
    Maastricht University, Department of Experimental Psychology, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    AIDS Care 14:539-44. 2002
    ..These results suggest that chatters on the Internet may be a new target group for HIV prevention. Further study is needed to gain insight into the feasibility of prevention efforts for this target group...
  3. ncbi request reprint A new meeting place: chatting on the Internet, e-dating and sexual risk behaviour among Dutch men who have sex with men
    Harm J Hospers
    Maastricht University, Faculty of Psychology, Department of Experimental Psychology, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    AIDS 19:1097-101. 2005
    ..To describe the process of Internet chatting, and subsequent dating and sexual (risk) behaviour among Dutch men who have sex with men (MSM), and to compare the demographic profile of the Internet sample with a traditional Dutch MSM sample...
  4. ncbi request reprint Social-cognitive determinants of HIV risk-taking intentions among men who date men through the Internet
    G Kok
    Maastricht University, Department of Experimental Psychology, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    AIDS Care 19:410-7. 2007
    ..Sexual fantasies and HIV-status had unique effects on intentions. Differences between high and lower intenders are presented. Limitations of the study are discussed and objectives for an intervention to promote condom use are given...
  5. ncbi request reprint Theory- and evidence-based intervention to improve adherence to antiretroviral therapy among HIV-infected patients in the Netherlands: a pilot study
    M de Bruin
    Department of Experimental Psychology, Faculty of Psychology, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 19:384-94. 2005
    ..Large-scale and long-term research is warranted...
  6. ncbi request reprint Sexuality and sexual risk behavior in HIV-positive men who have sex with men
    Nicole M C van Kesteren
    Department of Psychology, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Qual Health Res 15:145-68. 2005
    ..The implications of the study are discussed for the practice of HIV prevention for HIV-positive MSM...
  7. pmc Sexual decision-making in HIV-positive men who have sex with men: how moral concerns and sexual motives guide intended condom use with steady and casual sex partners
    Nicole M C van Kesteren
    Center for Research on HIV AIDS Prevention and Education, Department of Experimental Psychology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Arch Sex Behav 36:437-49. 2007
    ..The implications of the findings for future research and the development of HIV-prevention programs for HIV-positive MSM are discussed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Systematic development of a self-help and motivational enhancement intervention to promote sexual health in HIV-positive men who have sex with men
    Nicole M C van Kesteren
    Center for Research on HIV AIDS Prevention and Education Reshape, Department of Experimental Psychology, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    AIDS Patient Care STDS 20:858-75. 2006
    ..In Step 5, program evaluation was anticipated based on the planning process from the previous Intervention Mapping steps...
  9. ncbi request reprint Sexual risk behavior among HIV-positive men who have sex with men: a literature review
    Nicole M C van Kesteren
    Center for Research on HIV AIDS Prevention and Education Reshape, Department of Experimental Psychology, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 65:5-20. 2007
    ..To review research on sexual risk behavior among HIV-positive men who have sex with men (MSM) after the year 2000...
  10. ncbi request reprint One measure, two motives. Prediction of condom use and interaction between two prevention goals among heterosexual young adults: preventing pregnancy and/or sexually transmitted diseases
    Cees Hoefnagels
    Faculty of Health Sciences, Department of Health Education and Promotion, Maastricht University, PO Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Prev Sci 7:369-76. 2006
    ..Findings are discussed from the perspectives of policy, methodology and theory...
  11. ncbi request reprint "Serosorting" in casual anal sex of HIV-negative gay men is noteworthy and is increasing in Sydney, Australia
    Limin Mao
    National Centre in HIV Social Research, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    AIDS 20:1204-6. 2006
    ..Prevention and intervention programmes are urgently needed to alert HIV-negative gay men to the risks associated with "serosorting", and remind them of the need for consistent condom use...
  12. ncbi request reprint The effects of AIDS prevention programs by lay health advisors for migrants in The Netherlands
    Carolien Martijn
    Department of Experimental Psychology, Faculty of Psychology, University of Maastricht, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 53:157-65. 2004
    ..This suggests that LHA-based AIDS programs are more successful in inducing internally motivated intentions to safe sex practices, such as condom use...
  13. ncbi request reprint Overweight and obesity: the significance of a depressed mood
    Marieke Q Werrij
    Maastricht University, Faculty of Psychology, Department of Experimental Psychology, P O Box 616, 6200 MD, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Patient Educ Couns 62:126-31. 2006
    ..This study aimed to investigate whether the presence of depressive symptoms in overweight and obese people is related to increased specific eating psychopathology and decreased self-esteem...
  14. ncbi request reprint Sex with men before coming-out: relation to sexual activity and sexual risk-taking behavior
    Roger K Schindhelm
    Faculty of Medicine, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    Arch Sex Behav 33:585-91. 2004
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  15. ncbi request reprint Reasons for not taking an HIV-test among untested men who have sex with men: an Internet study
    Jochen Mikolajczak
    Department of Experimental Psychology, Faculty of Psychology, Maastricht University, Maastricht, The Netherlands
    AIDS Behav 10:431-5. 2006
    ..The most important reasons for not taking an HIV-test among no-risk respondents are related to perception of low risk for HIV-infection. Implications for future interventions to promote HIV-testing are discussed...