Sex and Drug Risk Behavior Pre- and Post-Emigration Among Latino Migrant Men in Post-Hurricane Katrina New Orleans

@article{Mills2012SexAD,
  title={Sex and Drug Risk Behavior Pre- and Post-Emigration Among Latino Migrant Men in Post-Hurricane Katrina New Orleans},
  author={Jennifer C Mills and Nicole Burton and Norine Schmidt and Oscar Salinas and John Hembling and Alberto Aran and Michele G Shedlin and Patricia J Kissinger},
  journal={Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health},
  year={2012},
  volume={15},
  pages={606-613}
}
High rates of sex and drug risk behaviors have been documented among Latino migrant men in the US. Whether these behaviors were established in the migrants’ home countries or were adopted in the US has not been described and has implications for prevention strategies. Quarterly surveys were conducted to gather information on selected sex and drug risk practices of Latino migrant men who arrived in New Orleans after Hurricane Katrina seeking work. Both kappa scores and McNemar’s tests were… CONTINUE READING
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