Intimate partner violence and other partner-related factors: correlates of sexually transmissible infections and risky sexual behaviours among young adult African American women.

@article{Seth2010IntimatePV,
  title={Intimate partner violence and other partner-related factors: correlates of sexually transmissible infections and risky sexual behaviours among young adult African American women.},
  author={Puja Seth and Jerris Laverne Raiford and Lashun Simpson Robinson and Gina M. Wingood and Ralph DiClemente},
  journal={Sexual health},
  year={2010},
  volume={7 1},
  pages={25-30}
}
BACKGROUND Intimate partner violence and other partner-related factors have been associated with acquiring sexually transmissible infections (STIs) and engaging in risky sexual behaviour. The present study examined partner-related risk factors for STIs and risky sexual behaviours among an urban sample of African American women. METHODS African American women, between 18 and 29 years (n = 848), participated in the study at baseline. Participants completed a 40-min Audio Computer Assisted… CONTINUE READING