Parental influences of sexual risk among urban African American adolescent males.

  title={Parental influences of sexual risk among urban African American adolescent males.},
  author={Allyssa L Harris and Melissa A. Sutherland and Mary Katherine Hutchinson},
  journal={Journal of nursing scholarship : an official publication of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing},
  volume={45 2},
PURPOSE This study examined the influence of parental marital status, parent-child sexual communication, parent-child closeness on the HIV-related knowledge, safer-sex intentions, and behaviors of late adolescent urban African American males. DESIGN The study employed a cross-sectional design with retrospective recall of salient parental influences and behaviors. METHODS Data were collected via paper-and-pencil questionnaire from 134 late adolescent African American males, 18 to 22 years of… CONTINUE READING
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