The effects of school poverty on adolescents' sexual health knowledge.

@article{Atkins2012TheEO,
  title={The effects of school poverty on adolescents' sexual health knowledge.},
  author={Robert Atkins and Michael J Sulik and Daniel A Hart and Cynthia Ayres and Nichole Read},
  journal={Research in nursing & health},
  year={2012},
  volume={35 3},
  pages={231-41}
}
Using National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health data, hierarchical linear modeling was conducted to estimate the association of school poverty concentration to the sexual health knowledge of 6,718 adolescents. Controlling for individual socio-economic status, school poverty had modest negative effects on sexual health knowledge. Although not directly… CONTINUE READING