Anthropology and AIDS : the cultural context of sexual risk behaviour among urban baganda women in Kampala, Uganda.
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.
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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Cote : 93-0269182
Code Inist : 002B06D01. Création : 199406.