Knowledge, attitudes, and resources of sex education among female adolescents in public and private schools in Central Saudi Arabia.

@article{AlQuaiz2012KnowledgeAA,
  title={Knowledge, attitudes, and resources of sex education among female adolescents in public and private schools in Central Saudi Arabia.},
  author={Aljoharah M. AlQuaiz and Maha A. Almuneef and Hafsa R Minhas},
  journal={Saudi medical journal},
  year={2012},
  volume={33 9},
  pages={
          1001-9
        }
}
OBJECTIVE To investigate the knowledge and sources of knowledge among Saudi female adolescent students, attending public and private schools in the city of Riyadh with regard to sexuality and reproductive health. METHODS This cross sectional survey was conducted from January to April 2009. Female adolescents between 11 and 21 years of age were invited to participate in the survey. Five classes of intermediate and secondary levels were randomly selected from 2 schools in Riyadh city. A total… CONTINUE READING

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