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  1. Anthropology and AIDS : the cultural context of sexual risk behaviour among urban baganda women in Kampala, Uganda.

    Article - En anglais

    One hundred and thirty Baganda women (65 HIV antibody positive and 65HIV antibody negative), recruited from the Makerere University-Case Western Reserve University Collaborative Pediatric follow-up clinic in Kampala, Uganda were interviewed about cultural rules and norms for sexual behavior and HIV-specific risk behaviors.

    Interviews were analysed for themes related to sexual risk, cultural rules regarding sex, and individual sexual practices.

    Statistical relationships were tested using khi2 and r-test statistics.

    The mean age of the women was 21 years.

    (range 15-30).

    Mots-clés Pascal : Immunodéficit acquis syndrome, Virose, Infection, Comportement sexuel, Femme, Homme, Immunopathologie, Hémopathie, Facteur risque, Milieu culturel, Ouganda, Afrique, Milieu urbain, Etude transculturelle

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : AIDS, Viral disease, Infection, Sexual behavior, Woman, Human, Immunopathology, Hemopathy, Risk factor, Cultural environment, Uganda, Africa, Urban environment, Crosscultural study

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    Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique

    Cote : 93-0269182

    Code Inist : 002B06D01. Création : 199406.