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Table 1 Determinants for Chlamydia (Ct) testing and motivating peers for Ct testing among young people by systematic literature search (March 2012) and semi-structured interviews (n = 21)

From: Using intervention mapping for the development of a targeted secure web-based outreach strategy named SafeFriend, for Chlamydia trachomatis testing in young people at risk

Ct Testing Motivating peers
Personal determinants Personal determinants
Knowledge about: Knowledge about the transmission of Ct among sexual and social network members [interviews]
- STI and in particular asymptomatic disease [3537]
- Ct effects [36, 37, 39]  
- Ct testing methods [36, 37]  
Fear of parental notification [36]  
Attitudes towards testing: Attitudes towards motivating:
- Shame about Ct testing [3739] - Perceived stigmatization/embarrassment [4244], interviews
- Embarrassment about Ct testing [3639]
- Fear of test results [36, 38, 39] - Emotional commitment with peers [42, 44], interviews
- Fear of testing procedure [37, 39] - Personal health benefit (re-infection) [42], interviews
- Blaming towards sexual partners [42]
- Fear of reaction (e.g. aggression) [4244], interviews
Perceived social norms of Ct testing among peers [38, 39], interviews Perceived social norm of motivation among peers [interviews]
Risk perception towards testing: Availability and accessibility of contact details*
- Awareness of vulnerability/risk for Ct  
[35, 36, 38]  
[4244], Interviews
- Awareness of severity of Ct [36, 38]  
Self-efficacy:
- Afraid to visit public health services [37], interviews
  1. * will be excluded in this study, because this determinant can not be changed.