How Often Do Condoms Break or Slip off in Use?

  title={How Often Do Condoms Break or Slip off in Use?},
  author={J. Richters and B. Donovan and J. Gerofi},
  journal={International Journal of STD & AIDS},
  pages={90 - 94}
  • J. Richters, B. Donovan, J. Gerofi
  • Published 1993
  • Medicine
  • International Journal of STD & AIDS
  • Men attending 3 sexually transmissible disease clinics and a university health service in Sydney were given a questionnaire asking how many condoms they had used in the past year and how many broke during application or use or slipped off. Respondents were 544 men aged 18 to 54 years. Of these, 402 men reported using 13,691 condoms for vaginal or anal intercourse; 7.3% reportedly broke during application or use and 4.4% slipped off. Men having sex with men reported slightly higher slippage… CONTINUE READING
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