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Condoms, Male

Known as: Condom, male condoms, male condom 
A sheath that is worn over the penis during sexual behavior in order to prevent pregnancy or spread of sexually transmitted disease.
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Background Sex workers are at disproportionate risk of violence and sexual and emotional ill health, harms that have been linked… Expand
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Review
2017
Review
2017
Nepal’s Female Community Health Volunteers (FCHVs) program started in 1988. In the early years of program initiation, FCHVs were… Expand
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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
IMPORTANCE A key factor in assessing the effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of antiretroviral therapy (ART) as a prevention… Expand
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Highly Cited
2014
Highly Cited
2014
BACKGROUND The effect of HIV pre-exposure prophylaxis (PrEP) depends on uptake, adherence, and sexual practices. We aimed to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
BACKGROUND Antiretroviral chemoprophylaxis before exposure is a promising approach for the prevention of human immunodeficiency… Expand
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Background Observational studies suggest that male circumcision may provide protection against HIV-1 infection. A randomized… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
CONTEXT It is not established whether the condom is as effective at preventing heterosexual transmission of HIV as it is for… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The consistent use of latex condoms continues to be advocated for primary prevention of HIV infection despite limited… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The United States has the dubious distinction of leading the industrialized world in overall rates of sexually transmitted… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
Background Worldwide, the predominant mode of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) transmission is heterosexual intercourse, but… Expand
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