ERIC Number: EJ583351
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1998
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Ethnic Differences in STD Rates among Female Adolescents.
Buzi, Ruth S.; Weinman, Maxine L.; Smith, Peggy B.
Adolescence, v33 n130 p313-18 Sum 1998
Examines ethnic differences in rates of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) in female adolescents (N=205) receiving care at two family-planning clinics; new infection and reinfection rates were also examined. Black teens had a higher rate of past STDs than Hispanics or Whites; however, there were no differences in rates at the time of the clinic visit. (Author/MKA)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Identifiers - Location: Texas (Houston)