College students' reasons for nonuse of condoms within dating relationships.

@article{Civic2000CollegeSR,
  title={College students' reasons for nonuse of condoms within dating relationships.},
  author={Diane Civic},
  journal={Journal of sex & marital therapy},
  year={2000},
  volume={26 1},
  pages={95-105}
}
  • Diane Civic
  • Published 2000 in Journal of sex & marital therapy
Two hundred ten heterosexual undergraduates in dating relationships were surveyed about reasons for not using condoms every time for vaginal and anal sex and for increasing or decreasing condom use during their relationships. Half of the respondents reported consistent condom use in the first month of their relationships, while only 34% reported consistent condom use in the past month. Subjective assessments of partner safety and the belief that sufficient measures were being taken to avoid… CONTINUE READING