Co-occurrence of sexual risk behaviors and substance use across emerging adulthood: evidence for state- and trait-level associations.

@article{King2012CooccurrenceOS,
  title={Co-occurrence of sexual risk behaviors and substance use across emerging adulthood: evidence for state- and trait-level associations.},
  author={Kevin M. King and Hong Van Nguyen and Rick Kosterman and Jennifer A. Bailey and J. David Hawkins},
  journal={Addiction},
  year={2012},
  volume={107 7},
  pages={1288-96}
}
AIMS   Prior research has suggested that problematic alcohol and drug use are related to risky sexual behaviors, either due to trait-level associations driven by shared risk factors such as sensation seeking or by state-specific effects, such as the direct effects of substance use on sexual behaviors. Although the prevalence of both high-risk sexual… CONTINUE READING