TITLE

SEX RESEARCH UPDATE

AUTHOR(S)
McKay, Alexander
PUB. DATE
June 2003
SOURCE
Canadian Journal of Human Sexuality;2003, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p121
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Abstract
ABSTRACT
Presents abstracts of research on human sexuality published in academic journals. Articles include: "Once-Daily Valacyclovir to Reduce the Risk of Transmission of Genital Herpes," by L. Corey, A. Wald, R. Patel, et al; "Patterns of Contraceptive Use Within Teenagers' First Sexual Relationships," by S. Manlove, S. Ryan, and K. Franzetta; "Effects of an Intervention to Prevent Unwanted Pregnancy in Adolescents. A Randomized, Prospective Study from Norland County, Norway, 1999-2001," by B. Traeen; "Why HIV Infections Have Increased Among Men Who Have Sex With Men and What to Do About It: Findings from California Focus Groups," by S.F. Morin, K.Vernon, J.J. Harcourt, et al; "Perpetrators of Alcohol-Involved Sexual Assaults: How Do They Differ from Other Sexual Assault Perpetrators and Nonperpetrators?," by T. Zawacki, A. Abbey, P.O. Buck, P. McAuslan, and A.M. Clinton-Sherrod.
ACCESSION #
12396033

 

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