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Premarital Sexual Practice and Associated Factors among Preparatory School Students in Jimma Town, Oromia Region, South West Ethiopia

@article{Abate2016PremaritalSP,
  title={Premarital Sexual Practice and Associated Factors among Preparatory School Students in Jimma Town, Oromia Region, South West Ethiopia},
  author={G. Abate},
  journal={Journal of Biology, Agriculture and Healthcare},
  year={2016},
  volume={6},
  pages={34-41}
}
  • G. Abate
  • Published 2016
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Journal of Biology, Agriculture and Healthcare
Background : Premarital sexual practice increases adolescents risk for infection with HIV and other STDs. Adolescents who begin early sexual activity are more likely to have high-risk sex or multiple partners and are less likely to use condom. Objective: The purpose of this study was to assess the prevalence of premarital sexual practice and associated factors among preparatory school students inJimma town. Methods: Institution based cross-sectional study was conducted on a random sample of 532… 

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