Men's perceptions and knowledge of human papillomavirus (HPV) infection and cervical cancer.

@article{McPartland2005MensPA,
  title={Men's perceptions and knowledge of human papillomavirus (HPV) infection and cervical cancer.},
  author={Tara S McPartland and Bethany A Weaver and Shu-Kuang Lee and Laura A. Koutsky},
  journal={Journal of American college health : J of ACH},
  year={2005},
  volume={53 5},
  pages={225-30}
}
The authors assessed young men's knowledge and perceptions of genital human papillomavirus (HPV) infection to identify factors that predict intention to make positive behavioral changes. Male university students aged 18 to 25 years completed a self-report instrument to assess knowledge and perceptions of genital HPV infection. If diagnosed with HPV, most men (95%) reported that they would use condoms with new partners. The intention to reduce number of sex partners was associated with an… CONTINUE READING

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