Healthcare-seeking behaviours for sexually transmitted infections among women attending the National Institute of Dermatology and Venereology in Vietnam.

@article{Thu2007HealthcareseekingBF,
  title={Healthcare-seeking behaviours for sexually transmitted infections among women attending the National Institute of Dermatology and Venereology in Vietnam.},
  author={Hien Thi Thu and Anna Ziersch and Gavin Hart},
  journal={Sexually transmitted infections},
  year={2007},
  volume={83 5},
  pages={406-10}
}
OBJECTIVES To investigate the determinants of delay in seeking healthcare for sexually transmitted infections (STIs) among Vietnamese women attending the National Institute of Dermatology and Venereology (NIDV), through assessing to what extent women's sociodemographic backgrounds and their knowledge, attitudes and practices (KAP) relating to STIs/STI prevention influence their delay in seeking healthcare for STIs. METHODS A face-to-face semistructured interview of 60 women over 18 years old… CONTINUE READING