Testicular self-exam beliefs and self-reported behaviors of college men

Burak, Lydia J.
September 1998
American Journal of Health Studies;1998, Vol. 14 Issue 4, p177
Academic Journal
Presents information on a study which provided description of the testicular self-exam beliefs and behaviors of a sample of college men. Methodology; Results; Discussion.


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