Concurrent sexual partnerships among African Americans in the rural south.

@article{Adimora2004ConcurrentSP,
  title={Concurrent sexual partnerships among African Americans in the rural south.},
  author={Adaora A. Adimora and Victor J. Schoenbach and Francis E A Martinson and Kathryn H Donaldson and Tonya R Stancil and Robert E. Fullilove},
  journal={Annals of epidemiology},
  year={2004},
  volume={14 3},
  pages={155-60}
}
PURPOSE To investigate concurrent sexual partnerships among heterosexual African Americans, 18 to 59 years old, in rural North Carolina. METHODS Household interviews with persons randomly selected from the NC driver's license file were conducted to identify overlap among the 3 most recent sexual partnerships. RESULTS Concurrency prevalence in the past 5 years was 53% (men) and 31% (women). Most (61%) respondents believed that a recent partner had had a concurrent partnership. Multivariate… CONTINUE READING