Sexual health: meeting adolescents' needs.

  • Teresa Metcalfe
  • Published 2004 in
    Nursing standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great…
BACKGROUND The UK has the highest rate of sexually transmitted infections (STIs), especially among young people, in western Europe. Knowledge of what influences young people's sexual behaviour is limited which highlights a need to understand adolescent development and recognise that they are at increased risk of acquiring an STI compared with other groups… CONTINUE READING