Preference for dry sex, condom use and risk of STI among HIV-negative black women in the Western Cape province, South Africa

@article{Reddy2009PreferenceFD,
  title={Preference for dry sex, condom use and risk of STI among HIV-negative black women in the Western Cape province, South Africa},
  author={P. Reddy and Dorina Saleh-Onoya and S. Sifunda and D. Lang and G. Wingood and B. Borne and R. Ruiter},
  journal={South African Journal of Science},
  year={2009},
  volume={105},
  pages={73-76}
}
The practice of dry sex is reportedly common among young black women in South Africa. The aim of this study was to explore the relationship of women's preference for dry sex with condom use and the prevalence of Chlamydia trachomatis (CT), Neisseria gonorrhoea (NG) and Trichomonas vaginalis (TV) infections. Between January 2006 and December 2007, 446 women completed a behavioural survey in isiXhosa which assessed demographic information, sexual behaviours, condom use behaviour and other… Expand
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