Communication of sexual risk behavior among late adolescents.

  title={Communication of sexual risk behavior among late adolescents.},
  author={Sharon E Lock and Stephanie L Ferguson and Cindi Wise},
  journal={Western journal of nursing research},
  volume={20 3},
  pages={273-89; discussion 289-94}
A grounded theory approach was used to describe how males and females in late adolescence communicate with their sexual partners about sexual risk behaviors. Interviews were audiotaped with 18 women and 15 men from a university in the southeastern United States. Verbatim transcripts were analyzed using constant comparative analysis. Building trust was… CONTINUE READING