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Prevalence of condom use errors and problems among Indiana rural men: a telephone survey

Yarber, William L., Kennedy, John, Sanders, Stephanie A., Crosby, Richard A., Graham, Cynthia A., Heckman, Timothy G. and Milhausen, Robin R. (2005) Prevalence of condom use errors and problems among Indiana rural men: a telephone survey Health Education Monograph, 22, (3), pp. 36-38.

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Abstract

This exploratory study compared selected HIV/STD-related risk variables (sexual behavior, condom use, STD diagnosis, and beliefs) between adults who grew up in a rural area and those who grew up in a non-rural area. Participants were recruited through an electronic mailing list of a large, internet-based sexual enhancement product company and completed a web-based questionnaire. A sample comprising 123 rural men and women and 1131 non–rural men and women, ages 18 to 39 years, were analyzed. No significant differences were found for any of the variables between those who grew up in a rural area compared to those who grew up in a non-rural area, although both groups reported HIV/STD risk behaviors. Hence, prevention education efforts appear justified in rural, as well urban areas

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Published date: 2005
Organisations: Psychology

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Local EPrints ID: 206993
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/206993
ISSN: 0073-1455
PURE UUID: 65d626db-767e-4c70-89eb-be81b76b8215
ORCID for Cynthia A. Graham: ORCID iD orcid.org/0000-0002-7884-599X

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Date deposited: 27 Jan 2012 09:22
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 10:50

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Author: William L. Yarber
Author: John Kennedy
Author: Stephanie A. Sanders
Author: Richard A. Crosby
Author: Timothy G. Heckman
Author: Robin R. Milhausen

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