ERIC Number: EJ455256
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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Commentary: Methods Women Can Use That May Prevent Sexually Transmitted Disease, Including HIV.
Rosenberg, Michael J.; Gollub, Erica L.
American Journal of Public Health, v82 n11 p1473-78 Nov 1992
Ten observational studies indicate that condoms help prevent human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection, but research on barriers and spermicides is lacking. Given the effectiveness of female-controlled methods in preventing other sexually transmitted diseases, more research into protection from HIV infection by use of diaphragms and spermicides is needed. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Information Analyses
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