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  1. Fulltext. Sexually transmitted diseases among young heterosexual urban adults.

    Article - En anglais


    A self-administered, confidential survey of respondents' history of selected sexually transmitted disease (STD) was conducted in 1987-88 among adults enrolled in a multicenter study of cardiovascular disease.

    Respondents (and response rates) included 535 white men (78 percent), 694 white women (89 percent), 262 black men (48 percent), and 472 black women (64 percent), ages 21 to 40 years at the time of the survey.

    Among those who were heterosexuality active, 43 percent of black women, 37 percent of black men, 33 percent of white women, and 21 percent of white men reported ever having had at least one STD in the survey.

    Mots-clés Pascal : Maladie sexuellement transmissible, Epidémiologie, Adulte jeune, Homme, Hétérosexualité, Milieu urbain, Race, Facteur risque, Prévalence, Etats Unis, Amérique du Nord, Amérique

    Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Sexually transmitted disease, Epidemiology, Young adult, Human, Heterosexuality, Urban environment, Race, Risk factor, Prevalence, United States, North America, America

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

    Cote : 94-0139901

    Code Inist : 002B05F06. Création : 199406.