Sexual risk, serostatus and intimate partner violence among couples during pregnancy in rural South Africa

SOURCE: AIDS and Behavior
OUTPUT TYPE: Journal Article
PUBLICATION YEAR: 2012
TITLE AUTHOR(S): K.Peltzer, D.Jones, S.M.Weiss, O.Villar-Loubet, E.Shikwane
KEYWORDS: HIV/AIDS, PARTNER VIOLENCE, PREGNANCY, RISK BEHAVIOUR, RURAL COMMUNITIES, SEXUAL BEHAVIOUR
DEPARTMENT: Social Aspects of Public Health (SAPH)
Print: HSRC Library: shelf number 7291

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Abstract

The aim of this study was to describe sexual risk behavior among 239 couples during pregnancy and to examine the relationship of sexual behaviour with HIV serostatus and intimate partner violence.