[Study of the Sociodemographic Factors and Risky Behaviours Associated with the Acquisition of Sexual Transmitted Infections by Foreign Exchange Students in Portugal].

@article{Gravata2016StudyOT,
  title={[Study of the Sociodemographic Factors and Risky Behaviours Associated with the Acquisition of Sexual Transmitted Infections by Foreign Exchange Students in Portugal].},
  author={Andreia Gravata and Rita Castro and Jo{\~a}o Borges-Costa},
  journal={Acta medica portuguesa},
  year={2016},
  volume={29 6},
  pages={
          360-366
        }
}
BACKGROUND Sexual transmitted infections are a main cause of morbidity, being a public health problem due to its reproductive complications, mostly observed in teenagers and young adults. The purpose of this study was to evaluate sociodemographic factors and risky behaviours associated with sexual transmitted infections acquisition and to assess personal awareness of risky behaviour and the knowledge about Chlamydia trachomatis infection between foreign exchange students in Portugal. MATERIAL… CONTINUE READING

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