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Table 4 Gender, age, and HIV diagnosis for study participants in the intervention and control groups.

From: The impact of provider-initiated (opt-out) HIV testing and counseling of patients with sexually transmitted infection in Cape Town, South Africa: a controlled trial

  Intervention Control
Proportion tested who were male 42.8% (n = 751) 42.5% (n = 1200)
Proportion offered testing who were male 43.9% (n = 1,012) 43.7% (n = 1490)
Proportion who declined testing who were male 47% (n = 270) 49.6% (n = 290)
Mean age of patients tested for HIV 26 yrs 28 yrs
HIV positive diagnosis for tested patients 18.6% (n = 326) 21.4% (n = 605)