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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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Observational studies suggest that male circumcision may provide protection against HIV-1 infection. A randomized… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
OBJECTIVE Evidence of condom effectiveness for HIV and sexually transmitted disease (STD) prevention is based primarily on high… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
CONTEXT Herpes simplex virus type 2 (HSV-2) is one of the most common sexually transmitted infections in the United States. No… (More)
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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… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVES This study examined the consequences of having a physically abusive primary partner on the condom use and sexual… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
BACKGROUND Studies of sexual behavior and of interventions designed to reduce human immunodeficiency virus risk usually depend on… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The control of sexually transmitted diseases, including HIV-1, among sex workers and their clients in urban areas in developing… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
BACKGROUND The number of reported cases of acquired immune deficiency syndrome (AIDS) is increasing disproportionately among… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
OBJECTIVE We evaluated the impact of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) testing and counseling on self-reported condom and… (More)
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