Condom Use and Prevalence of Genital Chlamydia trachomatis Among the Korean Female Sex Workers

@inproceedings{Lee2010CondomUA,
  title={Condom Use and Prevalence of Genital Chlamydia trachomatis Among the Korean Female Sex Workers},
  author={Joongyub Lee and Sun-Young Jung and Dong Seok Kwon and Minsoo Jung and Byung Joo Park},
  booktitle={Epidemiology and health},
  year={2010}
}
OBJECTIVES Since 2004, availability of resources for preventing sexually transmitted diseases in Korean female sex workers (FSWs) has decreased because of strict application of a law against prostitution. This study is to evaluate the condom use and prevalence of Chlamydia trachomatis among FSWs in Korea. METHODS We performed a cross-sectional study of FSWs from 15 major sex work sites in Korea from June to November 2008, using convenience sampling. Self-administered questionnaires and urine… CONTINUE READING