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Abstinence-only programs for HIV infection prevention in high-income countries.

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BACKGROUND: Abstinence-only interventions promote sexual abstinence as the only means of preventing sexual acquisition of HIV; they do not promote safer-sex strategies (e.g., condom use). Although abstinence-only programs are widespread, there has been no internationally focused review of their effectiveness for HIV prevention in high-income countries. OBJECTIVES: To assess the effects of abstinence-only programs for HIV prevention in high-income countries. SEARCH STRATEGY: We searched 30 el...

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University of Oxford
Division:
SSD
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Author
Journal:
Cochrane database of systematic reviews More from this journal
Issue:
4
Pages:
CD005421
Publication date:
2007-01-01
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EISSN:
1469-493X
ISSN:
1469-493X
Language:
English
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pubs:55086
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uuid:a8f2dd57-73b7-45a5-a1f3-d8ec28f0cb09
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pubs:55086
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55086
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2012-12-19

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