The role of threat and efficacy in AIDS prevention.

  • Klaudia Witte
  • Published 1991 in
    International quarterly of community health…


Studies examining the role of fear, threat, and efficacy, in promoting protective-health behavior changes have yielded diverse results. These constructs were examined in a theoretically-based 3 (low, moderate, high threat) x 2 (low, high efficacy) factorial experiment promoting condom use to prevent HIV-transmission. Pre-screened sexually-active college… (More)
DOI: 10.2190/U43P-9QLX-HJ5P-U2J5


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@article{Witte1991TheRO, title={The role of threat and efficacy in AIDS prevention.}, author={Klaudia Witte}, journal={International quarterly of community health education}, year={1991}, volume={12 3}, pages={225-49} }