Gender differences in knowledge and health beliefs related to behavioral intentions to prevent human papillomavirus infection.

  • Hae Won Kim
  • Published 2013 in Asia-Pacific journal of public health


This study assessed gender differences in human papillomavirus (HPV) awareness (including knowledge), health beliefs, and behavioral intentions to prevent infection. The participants comprised 763 and 905 sexually active men and women, respectively. Gender differences were observed in HPV knowledge, health beliefs, and sociodemographics that were… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/1010539512444307