publication . Article . 2009

ACTITUDES Y CONDUCTAS SEXUALES DE RIESGO PARA LA INFECCIÓN POR VIH/SIDA EN JÓVENES ESPAÑOLES

Ballester Arnal, Rafael; Gil, María Dolores; Giménez, Cristina; Ruiz, Estefanía;
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  • Published: 01 Dec 2009 Journal: Revista de Psicopatología y Psicología Clínica, volume 14 (issn: 1136-5420, eissn: 2254-6057, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: UNED - Universidad Nacional de Educacion a Distancia
  • Country: Spain
Abstract
This study analyzes attitudes and sexual risk behaviors of young people in Spain with regard to HIV infection. The AIDS Prevention Questionnaire was administered to 196 subjects. The results evidence important gaps in information (only 59% knows that oral sex without a condom is a risk behaviour); the systematic use of a condom is moderate in intercourse (in 53% of sexual intercourse over the past month) and very low in oral (3%) and anal (13%) sex, as practiced by a large number of subjects (73% do oral sex and 16% anal sex). There is a low sense of danger as manifested by the fact that only 14% ask their sexual partners if they did any HIV testing and only 40%...
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free text keywords: Psicología, Clinical Psychology, Psychiatry and Mental health, Risk behavior, Condom, law.invention, law, Developmental psychology, Psychological intervention, Sida, biology.organism_classification, biology, Demography, Sexual intercourse, Hiv test, Population, education.field_of_study, education, Anal sex, Medicine, business.industry, business
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publication . Article . 2009

ACTITUDES Y CONDUCTAS SEXUALES DE RIESGO PARA LA INFECCIÓN POR VIH/SIDA EN JÓVENES ESPAÑOLES

Ballester Arnal, Rafael; Gil, María Dolores; Giménez, Cristina; Ruiz, Estefanía;