TITLE

Condom Breaks and Slips Occur More Often Among Less Experienced Users

AUTHOR(S)
Donovan, P.
PUB. DATE
November 1994
SOURCE
Family Planning Perspectives;Nov/Dec94, Vol. 26 Issue 6, p283
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on a study conducted at family planning clinics in New Zealand to learn more about the common problems experienced by heterosexual couples in using condoms. The heterosexual couples who experience condoms break, slip or leak during intercourse are couples who were young or relatively inexperienced in using condoms or who had engaged in oral or anal sex rather than vaginal intercourse. The process of enrolling young couples for the research is discussed. The methodology of the study conducted by the researchers is discussed.
ACCESSION #
9412300904

 

Related Articles

  • Status and Prospects of Reversible, Non-Barrier Male Contraception.  // Fertility Weekly;1/23/2006, p11 

    The article reports that possibility of a pharmacological method of male contraception has advanced significantly in recent years and may soon result in a safe, reversible and successful method. It was stated by researchers in Germany. In a United Nations worldwide analysis of contraceptive...

  • Males' Use of Public Health Department Family Planning Services. Glasser, Michael // American Journal of Public Health;May90, Vol. 80 Issue 5, p611 

    Information was obtained from over 200 males visiting a family planning service either to obtain free-of-charge condoms or incidental to accompanying their female partner. The former group was younger and more likely to reside near the health department; over 40 percent of this group used the...

  • The ABC(DE)s of Condom Use. Hollander, Dore // Family Planning Perspectives;Mar/Apr96, Vol. 28 Issue 2, p42 

    The article focuses on a study that examined people's awareness regarding how to use a condom. The study was conducted on 360 condom users who were attending a family planning clinic in Michigan. Five steps were suggested for greater degree of protection including the use of condom for each...

  • Condom Distribution: An Overview. Ballaro, Beverly; Griswold, Ann // Points of View: Condom Distribution;3/1/2016, p1 

    The article focuses on the issues surrounding condom distribution in the U.S. Condoms have been used to prevent unplanned pregnancies and the transmission of sexually transmitted diseases (STD). Those who support condom use argue that condom distribution is a realistic and practical response to...

  • Condom use among males (15-49 years) in Lower Egypt: knowledge, attitudes and patterns of use. Kabbash, I. A.; El-Sayed, N. M.; AL-Nawawy, A. N.; Shady, I. K.; Zeid, M. S. Abou // Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal;nov/dec2007, Vol. 13 Issue 6, p1405 

    We conducted a cross-sectional study on a randomly selected sample of 2304 males aged 15-49 years from 4 governorates in Lower Egypt to assess their condom use and knowledge and attitudes towards condom use. Condoms were considered an effective method of contraception and prevention of...

  • Risk Factors, Parental Communication, Self and Peers’ Beliefs as Predictors of Condom Use Among Female Adolescents Attending Family Planning Clinics. Weinman, Maxine; Small, Eusebius; Buzi, Ruth; Smith, Peggy // Child & Adolescent Social Work Journal;Jun2008, Vol. 25 Issue 3, p157 

    This study examined the impact of risk factors, self and peers’ beliefs, and parental communication on condom use among 290 female adolescents who attended family planning clinics. The major findings showed that in addition to risk factors, self and peer beliefs about condom use and...

  • Young Women More Likely To Use Condoms with New Partners Who Prefer Method. Edwards, S. // Family Planning Perspectives;Jan/Feb93, Vol. 25 Issue 1, p45 

    The article reports that adolescent women involved in relationships lasting less than three months are more likely to use condoms consistently as are young women in longer term relationships. This was stated in a study of adolescent women conducted in a family planning clinic in Baltimore,...

  • Condom Use at Last Sex Among Unmarried Latino Men: An Event Level Analysis. Ibañez, Gladys; Oss Marin, Barbara; Villareal, Cristina; Gomez, Cynthia // AIDS & Behavior;Dec2005, Vol. 9 Issue 4, p433 

    Information about a specific sexual event can shed light on factors that facilitate or impede condom use. Data were collected by a random digit-dialing telephone survey of unmarried Latino adults in 10 states with large Latino populations. In multivariate analyses, among heterosexually active...

  • Teen pregnancy.  // PRWeek (London);8/15/2008, p12 

    The article examines the pregnancy campaigns aimed at teenagers launched by Blue Rubicon for the British Department for Children, Schools and Families (DCSF) and the Department of Health (DH). The Teenage Pregnancy Strategy aims to halve the under-18 conception rate of the country by 2010. Three...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of THE LIBRARY OF VIRGINIA

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics