coitus

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Summary: The sexual union of a male and a female, a term used for human only.

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  1. ncbi [Sexual behaviors among students of the Medical University in Gdańsk]
    Karol Grabowski
    Klinika Chorób Psychicznych i Zaburzeń Nerwicowych, Katedry Chorób Psychicznych AM w Gdańsku
    Psychiatr Pol 40:139-51. 2006
  2. ncbi Seminal fluid induces leukocyte recruitment and cytokine and chemokine mRNA expression in the human cervix after coitus
    David J Sharkey
    The Robinson Institute, School of Paediatrics and Reproductive Health, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia
    J Immunol 188:2445-54. 2012
  3. ncbi Young age at first sexual intercourse and sexually transmitted infections in adolescents and young adults
    Christine E Kaestle
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7400, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:774-80. 2005
  4. ncbi Prevalence of premature ejaculation: a global and regional perspective
    Francesco Montorsi
    University Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    J Sex Med 2:96-102. 2005
  5. ncbi Exposure to degrading versus nondegrading music lyrics and sexual behavior among youth
    Steven C Martino
    RAND, 4570 5th Ave, Suite 600, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
    Pediatrics 118:e430-41. 2006
  6. pmc Khat and alcohol use and risky sex behaviour among in-school and out-of-school youth in Ethiopia
    Derege Kebede
    Department of Community Health, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Public Health 5:109. 2005
  7. ncbi Using the Integrative Model to explain how exposure to sexual media content influences adolescent sexual behavior
    Amy Bleakley
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Health Educ Behav 38:530-40. 2011
  8. ncbi Acceptability and adherence of a candidate microbicide gel among high-risk women in Africa and India
    ELIZABETH GREENE
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    Cult Health Sex 12:739-54. 2010
  9. ncbi Development of a questionnaire on sexual quality of life in women
    Tara Symonds
    Pfizer Global Research and Development, Sandwich, United Kingdom
    J Sex Marital Ther 31:385-97. 2005
  10. ncbi Substance use and sexual risk behavior among South African eighth grade students
    Lori Ann Palen
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    J Adolesc Health 39:761-3. 2006

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  1. ncbi [Sexual behaviors among students of the Medical University in Gdańsk]
    Karol Grabowski
    Klinika Chorób Psychicznych i Zaburzeń Nerwicowych, Katedry Chorób Psychicznych AM w Gdańsku
    Psychiatr Pol 40:139-51. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to illustrate sexual behaviours, needs and expectations as well as attitudes towards contraception among students of the Faculty of Medicine, Medical University of Gdańsk...
  2. ncbi Seminal fluid induces leukocyte recruitment and cytokine and chemokine mRNA expression in the human cervix after coitus
    David J Sharkey
    The Robinson Institute, School of Paediatrics and Reproductive Health, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia 5005, Australia
    J Immunol 188:2445-54. 2012
    ..were taken from the ectocervix in the periovulatory period and again 48 h later, 12 h after unprotected vaginal coitus, vaginal coitus with use of a condom, or no coitus...
  3. ncbi Young age at first sexual intercourse and sexually transmitted infections in adolescents and young adults
    Christine E Kaestle
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7400, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 161:774-80. 2005
    ..11, 95% confidence interval: 0.88, 1.39). Thus, earlier initiation of sexual intercourse is strongly associated with STIs for older adolescents but not for young adults over age 23 years...
  4. ncbi Prevalence of premature ejaculation: a global and regional perspective
    Francesco Montorsi
    University Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    J Sex Med 2:96-102. 2005
    ....
  5. ncbi Exposure to degrading versus nondegrading music lyrics and sexual behavior among youth
    Steven C Martino
    RAND, 4570 5th Ave, Suite 600, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
    Pediatrics 118:e430-41. 2006
    ....
  6. pmc Khat and alcohol use and risky sex behaviour among in-school and out-of-school youth in Ethiopia
    Derege Kebede
    Department of Community Health, Addis Ababa University, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
    BMC Public Health 5:109. 2005
    ..This study was conducted to describe the magnitude of risky sexual behaviour (unprotected sex and early initiation of sexual activity) and its association with Khat and alcohol consumption in Ethiopian youths...
  7. ncbi Using the Integrative Model to explain how exposure to sexual media content influences adolescent sexual behavior
    Amy Bleakley
    University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Health Educ Behav 38:530-40. 2011
    ....
  8. ncbi Acceptability and adherence of a candidate microbicide gel among high-risk women in Africa and India
    ELIZABETH GREENE
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    Cult Health Sex 12:739-54. 2010
    ..These findings have important implications for future trial designs, predicting determinants of microbicide use and acceptability and marketing and educational efforts should a safe and efficacious microbicide be found...
  9. ncbi Development of a questionnaire on sexual quality of life in women
    Tara Symonds
    Pfizer Global Research and Development, Sandwich, United Kingdom
    J Sex Marital Ther 31:385-97. 2005
    ..The SQOL-F is a valid instrument for assessing the impact of FSD on quality of life and as an adjunct in evaluating FSD in clinical trials. The SQOL-F sensitivity to changes in sexual function needs confirmation...
  10. ncbi Substance use and sexual risk behavior among South African eighth grade students
    Lori Ann Palen
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    J Adolesc Health 39:761-3. 2006
    ..At the most recent sexual encounter, there was an association between substance use and being unfamiliar with one's sexual partner, but no association between substance use and condom use...
  11. ncbi Determinants of transitions to first sexual intercourse, marriage and pregnancy among female adolescents: evidence from South Nyanza, Kenya
    Monica A Magadi
    Department of Sociology, City University, London, UK
    J Biosoc Sci 41:409-27. 2009
    ..However, discussing sexual matters with boyfriends, high internal locus of control, and gender bias are associated with early onset of the three transition events...
  12. pmc Comparison of sexual behavior data collected using a coital diary and a clinic-based interview during a microbicide pilot study in Mwanza, Tanzania
    Shelley Lees
    Mwanza Intervention Trials Unit, National Institute for Medical Research, Mwanza, Tanzania
    Sex Transm Dis 37:497-501. 2010
    ..The performance of coital diaries (CDs) and clinic-based interviews to measure sexual behavior was compared during a pilot study for a Phase III microbicide trial...
  13. ncbi Watching sex on television predicts adolescent initiation of sexual behavior
    Rebecca L Collins
    RAND, 1700 Main St, Santa Monica, CA 90407, USA
    Pediatrics 114:e280-9. 2004
    ..However, empirical data examining the relationships between exposure to sex on TV and adolescent sexual behaviors are rare and inadequate for addressing the issue of causal effects...
  14. ncbi Sexy media matter: exposure to sexual content in music, movies, television, and magazines predicts black and white adolescents' sexual behavior
    Jane D Brown
    School of Journalism and Mass Communication, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 3365, USA
    Pediatrics 117:1018-27. 2006
    ..To assess over time whether exposure to sexual content in 4 mass media (television, movies, music, and magazines) used by early adolescents predicts sexual behavior in middle adolescence...
  15. ncbi Global perspectives on the sexual and reproductive health of adolescents: patterns, prevention, and potential
    Linda H Bearinger
    Center for Adolescent Nursing, School of Nursing, Department of Pediatrics, Medical School, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Lancet 369:1220-31. 2007
    ..Although progress has been made since the 1994 International Conference on Population and Development, adolescents continue to be disproportionately burdened by threats to their sexual and reproductive health...
  16. pmc Age at first sex in rural South Africa
    N McGrath
    Infectious Disease Epidemiology Unit, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 85:i49-55. 2009
    ..To identify factors associated with sexual debut and early age at first sex (AFS) among young men and women (12-25 years) in a population with a high prevalence and incidence of HIV in rural South Africa...
  17. pmc Results of a randomised trial of male condom promotion among Madagascar sex workers
    P J Feldblum
    Family Health International, PO Box 13950, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 81:166-73. 2005
    ..To test the effect of supplementing peer promotion of male condom use with clinic based counselling, measured in terms of STI prevalence and reported male condom use...
  18. pmc A study of sexuality and health among older adults in the United States
    Stacy Tessler Lindau
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, MacLean Center for Clinical Medical Ethics, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, IL 60637, USA
    N Engl J Med 357:762-74. 2007
    ..Despite the aging of the population, little is known about the sexual behaviors and sexual function of older people...
  19. pmc Bacterial vaginosis in relation to menstrual cycle, menstrual protection method, and sexual intercourse in rural Gambian women
    L Morison
    MRC Tropical Epidemiology Group, Department of Infectious and Tropical Diseases, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 81:242-7. 2005
    ..To examine the occurrence of bacterial vaginosis (BV) over the menstrual cycle and in relation to menstrual protection materials and sexual intercourse in a rural African setting...
  20. ncbi Magnetic resonance fistulogram demonstration of urethrovesicovaginal fistula in a case of müllerian agenesis due to traumatic urethral coitus
    Ashish Verma
    Department of Radiodiagnosis and Imaging, Institute of Medical Sciences, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, Uttar Pradesh, India
    J Minim Invasive Gynecol 19:259-61. 2012
    ..extensive PUBMED search yielded only a few reports describing causation of such a lesion due to traumatic urethral coitus. The classic method to demonstrate such fistulas is by direct contrast-enhanced fistulography...
  21. ncbi Effect of coitus on recurrent preterm birth
    Nicole P Yost
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 107:793-7. 2006
    ..To estimate the impact of sexual behavior on the risk of recurrent spontaneous preterm birth at less than 37 weeks of gestation...
  22. ncbi Urethral coitus and urinary incontinence in a case of Mayer-Rokitansky syndrome: an alternative surgical procedure
    Nuri Deniz
    Departments of Urology and Gynaecology, School of Medicine, Suleyman Demirel University, 32040 Isparta, Turkey
    Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 103:95-6. 2002
    A patient with vaginal agenesis presented with complaints of urethral damage due to urethral coitus. We performed a urethrospincteric reconstruction and formation of a new vagina using the bladder flap and the urethra which was used for ..
  23. ncbi Single-stage correction of urinary incontinence and vaginoplasty in a case of urethral coitus with vaginal agenesis
    Nikhil Khattar
    Department of Urology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research, Pondicherry, India
    Urol Int 81:364-6. 2008
    Urethral coitus is a very rare entity which usually presents as urethral incontinence during intercourse and is most commonly seen with intact vagina. Only about 24 cases have been reported in the literature...
  24. ncbi Bowel evisceration through the bladder neck in a paraplegic female secondary to urethral coitus
    Elizabeth T Brown
    Department of Urology, Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA 70112, USA
    J Sex Med 9:1226-8. 2012
    Urethral coitus is rarely reported in the literature. The majority of reported cases have been secondary to vaginal agenesis or hymenal anomalies.
  25. ncbi Urological complications of coitus
    N Eke
    Urology Unit, Department of Surgery, University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital, Port Harcourt, Nigeria
    BJU Int 89:273-7. 2002
    To ascertain the urological complications of coitus, as the proximity of the lower urinary tract to the organs of coitus exposes the tract to coital trauma.
  26. pmc From coitus to concurrency: sexual partnership characteristics and risk behaviors of 15-19 year old men recruited from urban venues in Tanzania
    Thespina J Yamanis
    School of International Service, American University, 4400 Massachusetts Ave NW, Washington, DC, 20016 8071, USA
    AIDS Behav 17:2405-15. 2013
    ..We find that concurrency becomes normative over male adolescence. Venue-based sampling may reach youth vulnerable to developing risky sexual partnership patterns. ..
  27. ncbi Evaluation of the efficacy of a nonlatex condom: results from a randomized, controlled clinical trial
    Terri L Walsh
    Research Division, California Family Health Council, Los Angeles, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 35:79-86. 2003
    ..To reduce unintended pregnancy and HIV infection, it is critical to develop reliable male condoms that will attract consumers who reject conventional latex condoms...
  28. ncbi Satisfactory urethral coitus in a patient with vaginal stenosis: case report
    Mehmet Sakinci
    Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics, University of Ondokuz Mayis, School of Medicine, Samsun, Turkey
    Int Urogynecol J 23:237-9. 2012
    Urethral coitus is a very rare sexual disorder seen in women either with intact or anomalous vagina such as vaginal agenesis or imperforate hymen. Only about 25 cases have been reported in the literature...
  29. pmc Magnetic resonance imaging of male and female genitals during coitus and female sexual arousal
    W W Schultz
    Department of Gynaecology, University Hospital Groningen, PO Box 30 001, 9700 RB Groningen, Netherlands
    BMJ 319:1596-600. 1999
    To find out whether taking images of the male and female genitals during coitus is feasible and to find out whether former and current ideas about the anatomy during sexual intercourse and during female sexual arousal are based on ..
  30. ncbi Analysis of first coitus
    Hein Stigum
    Division of Epidemiology, Norwegian Institute of Public Health, Nydalen, 0404 Oslo, Norway
    Arch Sex Behav 39:907-14. 2010
    ..8 years later and in the youngest cohorts 0.5 years earlier than did men. A parametric survival model gives results that are easier to interpret and fits the Norwegian data better than the Cox-model...
  31. pmc Factors associated with early sexual debut in Slovenia: results of a general population survey
    I Klavs
    AIDS STI HAI Unit, Communicable Diseases Centre, Institute of Public Health of the Republic of Slovenia, Trubarjeva 2, 1000 Ljubljana, Slovenia
    Sex Transm Infect 82:478-83. 2006
    ..To investigate time trends in age at first heterosexual intercourse (FHI) and associated factors...
  32. ncbi Sexual milestones and factors associated with coitus initiation among Israeli high school students
    Ronny A Shtarkshall
    The Hebrew University and Hadassah Medical Organization, Jerusalem, Israel
    Arch Sex Behav 38:591-604. 2009
    ..of the developmental approach to sexual behavior, this article presents the stages of sexual behavior leading to coitus in four grades of high school students in Israel and the sociodemographic factors associated with initiating ..
  33. ncbi Relationship between adolescent-parental communication and initiation of first intercourse by adolescents
    P S Karofsky
    Department of Pediatrics University of Wisconsin School of Medicine, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    J Adolesc Health 28:41-5. 2001
    ..To examine the level of communication between parents and adolescents and correlate the findings with onset of sexual intercourse...
  34. ncbi Self-esteem as a predictor of initiation of coitus in early adolescents
    Jennifer M Spencer
    Hamilton Center Section of Adolescent Medicine, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA
    Pediatrics 109:581-4. 2002
    To examine the role of self-esteem in predicting coitus initiation in a population of early adolescents.
  35. pmc Measuring trends in age at first sex and age at marriage in Manicaland, Zimbabwe
    I Cremin
    Department of Infectious Disease Epidemiology, Imperial College London, London, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 85:i34-40. 2009
    ..To identify reporting biases and to determine the influence of inconsistent reporting on observed trends in the timing of age at first sex and age at marriage...
  36. ncbi Early age of first sex: a risk factor for HIV infection among women in Zimbabwe
    Audrey E Pettifor
    Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco, California, USA
    AIDS 18:1435-42. 2004
    ..To explore the relationship between early age of coital debut (15 years of age or younger) and risk for HIV infection among sexually active urbanized Zimbabwean women...
  37. pmc Limits of teacher delivered sex education: interim behavioural outcomes from randomised trial
    Daniel Wight
    Medical Research Council Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow G12 8RZ
    BMJ 324:1430. 2002
    ..To determine whether a theoretically based sex education programme for adolescents (SHARE) delivered by teachers reduced unsafe sexual intercourse compared with current practice...
  38. ncbi Early experience of sexual intercourse--a risk factor for cervical cancer requiring specific intervention for teenagers
    Manop Kanato
    Faculty of Public Health, Khon Kaen University, Khon Kaen 40000, Thailand
    Asian Pac J Cancer Prev 7:151-3. 2006
    ....
  39. ncbi Posthysterectomy intestinal prolapse after coitus and vaginal repair
    Kunter Yuce
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Faculty of Medicine, Hacettepe University, Ankara, Turkey
    Arch Gynecol Obstet 272:80-1. 2005
    ..CASE REPORT: Here, we report a premenopausal woman who developed transvaginal bowel evisceration during the first postoperative intercourse...
  40. ncbi Factors influencing the timing of first sexual intercourse among young people in Nyanza, Kenya
    Eric Yeboah Tenkorang
    Department of Sociology and Anthropology, University of Windsor, Ontario, Canada
    Int Fam Plan Perspect 34:177-88. 2008
    ..Despite the relevance of the timing of first intercourse for the risk of HIV infection, few studies have examined postponement of first sex as a strategy to prevent infection...
  41. ncbi Acceptability of PRO2000 vaginal gel among HIV un-infected women in Pune, India
    N Joglekar
    National AIDS Research Institute, Indian Council of Medical Research ICMR, India
    AIDS Care 19:817-21. 2007
    ..Counselling to address women's concerns about privacy and storage will be crucial. Women's preference for unnoticeable product indicates their empowerment and willingness to accept female-controlled options for HIV prevention...
  42. ncbi Prostate-specific antigen to ascertain reliability of self-reported coital exposure to semen
    Maria F Gallo
    Family Health International FHI, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 33:476-9. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to assess the validity of women's reports of recent unprotected sex by testing for prostate-specific antigen (PSA) in vaginal samples...
  43. pmc Effectiveness of cellulose sulfate vaginal gel for the prevention of HIV infection: results of a Phase III trial in Nigeria
    Vera Halpern
    Family Health International, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 3:e3784. 2008
    ..This trial evaluated the safety and effectiveness of 6% cellulose sulfate vaginal gel in preventing male-to-female vaginal transmission of HIV, gonorrhea and chlamydial infection...
  44. ncbi Acceptability of a carrageenan-based candidate vaginal microbicide and matching placebo: findings from a phase II safety trial among women in Chiang Rai, Thailand
    Heidi E Jones
    Population Council, New York, New York, USA
    J Womens Health (Larchmt) 18:1003-10. 2009
    ..To evaluate extended acceptability of vaginal use of a carrageenan-based candidate microbicide and placebo in northern Thai women...
  45. ncbi Factors associated with acquisition of, or persistent colonization by, vaginal lactobacilli: role of hydrogen peroxide production
    A C Vallor
    Department of Molecular Genetics, University of Pittsburgh, and Magee-Womens Research Institute, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213-3180, USA
    J Infect Dis 184:1431-6. 2001
    ..0001). Other behavioral and demographic characteristics did not predict sustained colonization. The production of H(2)O(2) is closely linked with species and is a predictor for sustained long-term colonization of the vagina...
  46. ncbi Sexual behaviour in context: a global perspective
    Kaye Wellings
    London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London WC1E 7HT, UK
    Lancet 368:1706-28. 2006
    ....
  47. ncbi Television viewing and risk of sexual initiation by young adolescents
    Sarah L Ashby
    Division of General Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, 2870 University Avenue, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 160:375-80. 2006
    ..To determine if television viewing is associated with the risk of initiating sexual intercourse in young adolescents...
  48. pmc Validity of coital diaries in a feasibility study for the Microbicides Development Programme trial among women at high risk of HIV/AIDS in Mwanza, Tanzania
    Caroline F Allen
    Medical Research Council Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK
    Sex Transm Infect 83:490-6; discussion 496-7. 2007
    ..To compare coital diaries and face-to-face interviews (FFIs) in measuring sexual behaviour among women at high risk of HIV. To assess the effect of differing levels of support from researchers on reporting in coital diaries and FFIs...
  49. ncbi Sexual behaviour, sexual dysfunctions and related help seeking patterns in middle-aged and elderly Europeans: the global study of sexual attitudes and behaviors
    Alfredo Nicolosi
    Department of Epidemiology and Medical Informatics, Institute of Biomedical Technologies, National Research Council, Via Fratelli Cervi 93, 20090, Segrate MI, Milan, Italy
    World J Urol 24:423-8. 2006
    ..Sexual activity is widespread among adult middle-aged and elderly people, but many experience sexual dysfunctions and few seek medical care...
  50. pmc Association of age at first sex with HIV-1, HSV-2, and other sexual transmitted infections among women in northern Tanzania
    Musie Ghebremichael
    Department of Biostatistics, Harvard University School of Public Health and Dana Farber Cancer Institute, 3 Blackfan Circle, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 36:570-6. 2009
    ..To examine the association between age at first sex and the prevalence of sexually transmitted infections (STIs), including HIV-1 and HSV-2, in women in Moshi urban district, northern Tanzania...
  51. pmc It's better on TV: does television set teenagers up for regret following sexual initiation?
    Steven C Martino
    RAND Corporation, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 41:92-100. 2009
    ..Little is known about why such a large proportion of teenagers express disappointment about the timing of their initial experience with sex...
  52. ncbi The determinants of sexual intercourse before age 16 years among rural Jamaican adolescents
    Olaniyi J Ekundayo
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    ScientificWorldJournal 7:493-503. 2007
    ..Considering the high rates of HIV and adolescent pregnancy in this population, reproductive health programs that attempt to delay age at first sex should begin early in primary school before adolescents become sexually active...
  53. ncbi Prevalence and social correlates of sexual intercourse among school-going adolescents in Namibia
    Kazhila C Chinsembu
    Department of Biological Sciences, University of Namibia
    SAHARA J 5:129-35. 2008
    ..73; 95% CI (0.56, 0.94)). Efforts to control unhealthy lifestyles (smoking, alcohol and illicit drug use) may impact on adolescents' sexual activity...
  54. ncbi Sexual pleasure, gender power and microbicide acceptability in Zimbabwe and Malawi
    Cynthia Woodsong
    Research Triangle Institute, Research Triangle Park, NC, USA
    AIDS Educ Prev 20:171-87. 2008
    ..Although woman-initiated use is an important goal in development of microbicides, the need for men's cooperation or agreement must be addressed in strategies for future product introduction...
  55. ncbi Recruitment of CD4 T lymphocytes and macrophages into the cervical epithelium of women after coitus
    Manyu Prakash
    Department of Immunology, Imperial College of Science, Technology, and Medicine at Chelsea and Westminster Hospital, United Kingdom
    Am J Obstet Gynecol 188:376-81. 2003
    ..This study investigated the effect of sexual intercourse on cervical intraepithelial T lymphocytes and macrophages in healthy uninfected women...
  56. ncbi Prevalence of sexual intercourse among school-going adolescents in Coast Province, Kenya
    E Rudatsikira
    Department of Epidemiology, School of Public Health, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, California, USA
    Tanzan Health Res Bull 9:159-63. 2007
    ..85, 95% CI 2.57, 3.15). It is suggested that public health interventions aimed to promote adolescent sexual health should be designed with the appreciation of the factors associated with sexual activity in due consideration...
  57. ncbi Processing of seminal plasma hCAP-18 to ALL-38 by gastricsin: a novel mechanism of generating antimicrobial peptides in vagina
    Ole E Sørensen
    Granulocyte Research Laboratory, The Department of Hematology, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, DK 2100 Copenhagen, Denmark
    J Biol Chem 278:28540-6. 2003
    ..This enzymatic activation of a proantimicrobial substance in seminal plasma following exposure to the vaginal milieu represents a novel mechanism to prevent infection following sexual intercourse...
  58. ncbi First sexual intercourse and contraception: a cross-sectional survey on the sexuality of 16-20-year-olds in Switzerland
    F Narring
    Institut Universitaire de Medecine Sociale et Preventive, Lausanne
    Schweiz Med Wochenschr 130:1389-98. 2000
    ....
  59. ncbi Effect of coitus at term on length of gestation, induction of labor, and mode of delivery
    Peng Chiong Tan
    Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
    Obstet Gynecol 108:134-40. 2006
    ..To determine coital incidence at term and to estimate its effect on labor onset and mode of delivery...
  60. ncbi Premarital sexual intercourse among adolescents in Malaysia: a cross-sectional Malaysian school survey
    L K Lee
    Department of Community Medicine, International Medical University, Plaza Komanwel, Bukit Jalil, Kuala Lumpur 57000, Malaysia
    Singapore Med J 47:476-81. 2006
    ..This study was done to determine the prevalence of sexual intercourse among secondary school students aged 12 to 19 years in Negeri Sembilan, Malaysia...
  61. ncbi Self-esteem, confidence and relationship satisfaction of men with erectile dysfunction treated with sildenafil citrate: a multicenter, randomized, parallel group, double-blind, placebo controlled study in the United States
    MICHAEL P O'LEARY
    Department of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, and Division of Urology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts 02115 6105, USA
    J Urol 175:1058-62. 2006
    ....
  62. ncbi Early sildenafil dose optimization and personalized instruction improves the frequency, flexibility, and success of sexual intercourse in men with erectile dysfunction
    C P Steidle
    Northeast Indiana Urology, Fort Wayne, IN 46825, USA
    Int J Impot Res 19:154-60. 2007
    ..7 per week, with 91% success, and 18% were followed by a second attempt, of which 91% were successful. Most patients requested the 100-mg dose, which helped improve sexual intercourse frequency, flexibility and success...
  63. ncbi Marital coitus across the life course
    Alexandra Brewis
    Department of Anthropology, University of Georgia, USA
    J Biosoc Sci 37:499-518. 2005
    It remains unclear whether the frequency of marital coitus does in fact decline universally across the life course, what shape that decay normally takes, and what best accounts for it: increasing marriage duration, women's age or age of ..
  64. pmc Young women under 16 years with experience of sexual intercourse: who becomes pregnant?
    Katie Buston
    MRC Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow, 4 Lilybank Gardens, Glasgow G12 8RZ, UK
    J Epidemiol Community Health 61:221-5. 2007
    ....
  65. ncbi The clustering of risk behaviors among Caribbean youth
    Sally Ann Ohene
    Center for Adolescent Health and Development, University of Minnesota, 200 Oak Street, SE, Suite 260, Minneapolis, MN 55455, USA
    Matern Child Health J 9:91-100. 2005
    ..To examine the relationships among risk behaviors for Caribbean youth; and to determine the correlations between initiation of sexual activity and other risk behaviors...
  66. ncbi [Teenagers and condom use: choices by young Brazilians from three Brazilian State capitals in their first and last sexual intercourse]
    Ana Maria Ferreira Borges Teixeira
    Departamento de Medicina Social, Universidade Federal de Pelotas, Pelotas, RS, Brasil
    Cad Saude Publica 22:1385-96. 2006
    ..42 for males and 1.89 for females). Increased condom use among youth does not mean continuing use. Women used condoms less than men in the events studied here...
  67. ncbi The developmental association of relationship quality, hormonal contraceptive choice and condom non-use among adolescent women
    M Aaron Sayegh
    Organizational Wellness and Learning Systems, Fort Worth, Texas 76109, USA
    J Adolesc Health 39:388-95. 2006
    ..The purpose of this research is to assess changes in condom non-use longitudinally in the context of changes in relationship quality, coital frequency and hormonal contraceptive choice...
  68. ncbi Painful sexual intercourse caused by a disproportionately long penis: an historical note on a remarkable treatment devised by Guilhelmius Fabricius Hildanus (1560-1634)
    Erwin J O Kompanje
    Department of Intensive Care, Erasmus MC University Medical Center, P O Box 2040, 3000, CA Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Arch Sex Behav 35:603-5. 2006
    ..Four hundred years later, Hildanus' forgotten penis shortening device deserves a resurrection in today's medical practice. This remarkable and almost forgotten case report is described and discussed...
  69. ncbi Obesity, body image, and unsafe sex in men who have sex with men
    Chris Kraft
    Johns Hopkins Center for Sexual Health and Medicine, Sexual Behaviors Consultation Unit, Department of Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins Medical Institution, 2360 W Joppa Road, Suite 200, Lutherville, Baltimore, Maryland, 21093, USA
    Arch Sex Behav 35:587-95. 2006
    ..Advances in knowledge about HIV/AIDS risk factors, including body weight and body image, could potentially contribute to more effective approaches to reducing this risk...
  70. pmc Early sexual debut among young men in rural South Africa: heightened vulnerability to sexual risk?
    A Harrison
    Division of Infectious Diseases, Department of Medicine and Population Studies and Training Center, Brown UniversityPO Box 1836, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Sex Transm Infect 81:259-61. 2005
    ..This report examines early sexual debut (<age 15) among young men in rural South Africa including (1) risk behaviours at first sexual experience, and (2) age at first sex as a predictor of later sexual risk...
  71. ncbi Determining the earliest time within 30 minutes to erectogenic effect after tadalafil 10 and 20 mg: a multicenter, randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled, at-home study
    Raymond C Rosen
    Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Piscataway, NJ, USA
    J Sex Med 1:193-200. 2004
    ..Tadalafil is a phosphodiesterase 5 (PDE5) inhibitor used for the treatment of erectile dysfunction (ED). The minimal time to onset of erectogenic effect in the at-home setting has not been evaluated...
  72. ncbi Earliest time to onset of action leading to successful intercourse with vardenafil determined in an at-home setting: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    Francesco Montorsi
    Department of Urology, Universita Vita Salute San Raffaele, Milan, Italy
    J Sex Med 1:168-78. 2004
    ..Of considerable interest to patients and physicians is an understanding of the time required after dosing to attain penile erection sufficient for successful sexual intercourse...
  73. ncbi A longitudinal study of adolescent transition from virgin to nonvirgin status
    Molly T Laflin
    Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio 43403, USA
    J Adolesc Health 42:228-36. 2008
    ..To identify demographic and psychosocial predictors for early sexual initiation (ESI) among middle school midwestern suburban and rural youth...
  74. ncbi Heterosexual risk behaviour among young teenagers in Scotland
    Marion Henderson
    Medical Research Council Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, Glasgow, UK
    J Adolesc 25:483-94. 2002
    ..The most important correlate of sexual experience was low level of parental monitoring; the key predictor for condom use was whether or not the respondent talked to their partner about protection before having sexual intercourse...
  75. ncbi Changes over time in teenage sexual relationships: comparing the high school class of 1950, 1975, and 2000
    Sandra L Caron
    Human Development and Family Studies, University of Maine, Orono 04469, USA
    Adolescence 37:515-26. 2002
    ..Overall findings suggest a significant change in sexual attitudes and experiences when comparing the class of 1950 to the class of 1975 and 2000...
  76. ncbi Academic goals, achievement, and age at first sexual intercourse: longitudinal, bidirectional influences
    P L Schvaneveldt
    Department of General Education, Eastern Idaho Technical College, Idaho Falls 83404, USA
    Adolescence 36:767-87. 2001
    ..The specific educational variables most strongly related to adolescent sexual intercourse in this study differed substantially by race and gender...
  77. pmc Long-term health correlates of timing of sexual debut: results from a national US study
    Theo G M Sandfort
    HIV Center for Clinical and Behavioral Studies, New York State Psychiatric Institute and Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Public Health 98:155-61. 2008
    ..We explored long-term health consequences of age at sexual initiation and of abstinence until marriage to evaluate empirical support for the claim that postponing sexual initiation has beneficial health effects...
  78. ncbi Inconsistencies in reporting the occurence and timing of first intercourse among adolescents
    Dawn M Upchurch
    UCLA School of Public Health, 650 Charles Young Drive South, Los Angeles, CA 90095 1772, USA
    J Sex Res 39:197-206. 2002
    ..Seven strategies for resolving inconsistent reports are presented and implications for substantive findings are discussed...
  79. pmc Tracing the roots of early sexual debut among adolescents in psychiatric care
    Geri R Donenberg
    Institute for Juvenile Research, Univeresity of Illinois at Chicago, 840 South Wood, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:594-608. 2003
    ..To identify the most important social and personal characteristics related to early sexual debut among troubled teenagers...
  80. ncbi Sexual initiation among adolescent girls and boys: trends and differentials in sub-Saharan Africa
    Neeru Gupta
    Evidence and Information for Policy, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland
    Arch Sex Behav 32:41-53. 2003
    ..Influences of other sociodemographic and community status variables were generally less important...
  81. ncbi Immaculate conceptions in sub-saharan Africa: exploratory analysis of inconsistencies in the timing of first sexual intercourse and first birth
    D Meekers
    Department of Sociology, Pennsylvania State University, University Park 16802, USA
    Soc Biol 42:151-61. 1995
    ....
  82. ncbi Alcohol and condom use: a meta-analysis of event-level studies
    Barbara C Leigh
    Alcohol and Drug Abuse Institute, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98105, USA
    Sex Transm Dis 29:476-82. 2002
    ..By examining drinking and condom use in specific sexual encounters, the role of alcohol in influencing unprotected intercourse is targeted...
  83. pmc Inconsistent reports of sexual intercourse among South African high school students
    Lori Ann Palen
    Department of Human Development and Family Studies, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania 16802, USA
    J Adolesc Health 42:221-7. 2008
    ..This study aims to describe patterns of inconsistent reports of sexual intercourse among a sample of South African adolescents...
  84. ncbi Minimal time to successful intercourse after sildenafil citrate: results of a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial
    H Padma-Nathan
    Department of Urology, University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Urology 62:400-3. 2003
    ..To determine the minimal time to successful intercourse after taking sildenafil citrate for erectile dysfunction (ED)...
  85. ncbi Determinants for non-use of contraception at first intercourse; a study of 10841 young Danish women from the general population
    Edith Ingerslev Svare
    Danish Cancer Society, Institute of Cancer Epidemiology, Department of Virus, Hormones and Cancer, Copenhagen, Denmark
    Contraception 66:345-50. 2002
    ..gt;or=17 years) at the expense of both oral contraception and condom use. Finally, NU was found to predict high-risk sexual behavior in terms of subsequent multiple sex partners, non-use of condoms, and induced abortion...
  86. ncbi Onset of sexual intercourse among female adolescents: the influence of perceptions, depression, and ecological factors
    Elizabeth Rink
    Department of Health and Human Development, Montana State University, Bozeman, Montana 59717 3540, USA
    J Adolesc Health 41:398-406. 2007
    ..This study examined the extent to which perceptions of sex, depression, and other personal and social factors influenced onset of sexual intercourse during maturation among female adolescents...
  87. pmc First sexual intercourse: age, coercion, and later regrets reported by a birth cohort
    N Dickson
    Department of Preventive and Social Medicine, University of Otago Medical School, Dunedin, New Zealand
    BMJ 316:29-33. 1998
    ..First intercourse at younger ages is associated with risks that are shared unequally between men and women. This information is important to young people themselves...
  88. ncbi Initiation of sexual intercourse among middle school adolescents: the influence of psychosocial factors
    John S Santelli
    Division of Reproductive Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Adolesc Health 34:200-8. 2004
    ..To explore potential psychosocial predictors for initiation of sexual intercourse among middle-school, inner-city youth, using longitudinal data from the Healthy and Alive! project...
  89. ncbi Sildenafil citrate 100 mg starting dose in men with erectile dysfunction in an international, double-blind, placebo-controlled study: effect on the sexual experience and reducing feelings of anxiety about the next intercourse attempt
    Oleg B Loran
    Department of Urology, Russian Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education, 2nd Botkinsky Street, 5 Moscow Russian Federation 125101, Moscow, Russia
    J Sex Med 6:2826-35. 2009
    ..Sildenafil citrate 50 mg is the recommended starting dose for men with erectile dysfunction (ED); however, most men are later titrated to sildenafil 100 mg for improved efficacy...
  90. ncbi The social ecology of the co-occurrence of substance use and early coitus among poor, urban black female adolescents
    J W Stevens
    Boston University, School of Social Work, MA 02215, USA
    Subst Use Misuse 36:421-46. 2001
    ..ecology of poor, urban black female adolescents was undertaken to examine claims of the co-occurrence of early coitus and substance use, behaviors evident in black adolescents...
  91. ncbi Partnership, sexuality, and sexual disorders in morbidly obese women: consequences of weight loss after gastric banding
    J F Kinzl
    Department of Psychiatry, University Hospital Innsbruck, Anichstrasse 35, A 6020 Innsbruck, Austria
    Obes Surg 11:455-8. 2001
    ..A study was performed to determine what consequences surgery for morbid obesity has on sexual attitudes and partnership in obese female patients...
  92. ncbi The efficacy and tolerability of vardenafil, a new, oral, selective phosphodiesterase type 5 inhibitor, in patients with erectile dysfunction: the first at-home clinical trial
    H Porst
    Urological Practice, Hamburg, Germany
    Int J Impot Res 13:192-9. 2001
    ..Vardenafil treatment resulted in a high efficacy and low adverse-event profile in a population with mixed ED etiologies...
  93. ncbi Timing of sexual debut and initiation of postsecondary education by early adulthood
    Aubrey L Spriggs
    Department of Maternal and Child Health, Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, USA
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 40:152-61. 2008
    ..Although sexual debut has been negatively associated with adolescent educational performance and aspirations, it is not clear whether such relationships continue beyond adolescence...
  94. ncbi The quality of young people's heterosexual relationships: a longitudinal analysis of characteristics shaping subjective experience
    Daniel Wight
    Sexual and Reproductive Health Programme, Medical Research Council, Social Social and Public Health Sciences Unit, University of Glasgow, Scotland
    Perspect Sex Reprod Health 40:226-37. 2008
    ..Perceived quality of sexual relationships may be related to gender, background characteristics, circumstances of first intercourse and subsequent sexual history...
  95. ncbi The association between substance use, unplanned sexual intercourse and other sexual behaviours among adolescent students
    C Poulin
    Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
    Addiction 96:607-21. 2001
    ....
  96. ncbi Adolescents' reported consequences of having oral sex versus vaginal sex
    Sonya S Brady
    Department of Psychiatry, Health Psychology Program, University of California, San Francisco, 3333 California St, Box 0848, San Francisco, CA 94118, USA
    Pediatrics 119:229-36. 2007
    ..The present study examined whether adolescents' initial consequences of sexual activity differ according to type of sexual activity and gender...
  97. ncbi [Opinions on the subject of sex life among students of the Medical University in Gdańsk]
    Hubert M Wichowicz
    Klinika Chorób Psychicznych i Zaburzeń Nerwicowych Katedry Chorób Psychicznych AM w Gdańsku K
    Psychiatr Pol 40:153-64. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to illustrate opinions on the subject of sex life among students of the Faculty of Medicine, Medical University of Gdańsk...
  98. ncbi Psychological and interpersonal correlates in men with erectile dysfunction and their partners: a pilot study of treatment outcome with sildenafil
    Raymond Rosen
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Piscataway, New Jersey 088454, USA
    J Sex Marital Ther 32:215-34. 2006
    ..e., subjects with moderate levels of stress were less likely to discontinue treatment). Because of a high number of dropouts, results of this pilot study await confirmation in a larger and more adequately powered clinical trial...
  99. ncbi Caught between different worlds: how transgendered women may be "forced" into risky sex
    Richard A Crosby
    College of Public Health, 121 Washington Ave, Lexington, KY 40506 0003, USA
    J Sex Res 44:43-8. 2007
    ..Finally, women experienced multiple forms of societal discrimination. By being caught between worlds (straight, gay, male, and female) transgendered women may be placed into situations where avoiding HIV risk is extremely difficult...
  100. ncbi Sexual activity, sexual disorders and associated help-seeking behavior among mature adults in five Anglophone countries from the Global Survey of Sexual Attitudes and Behaviors (GSSAB)
    Alfredo Nicolosi
    Department of Epidemiology and Medical Informatics, Institute of Biomedical Technologies, National Research Council, Milan, Italy
    J Sex Marital Ther 32:331-42. 2006
    ..Further investigation is required to determine whether national differences in the prevalence of sexual dysfunctions are due to genetic predisposition, health factors, cultural perception or socioeconomic situation...
  101. ncbi Contraceptive use patterns within females' first sexual relationships: the role of relationships, partners, and methods
    Jennifer Manlove
    Child Trends, 4301 Connecticut Avenue, NW, Suite 100, Washington, DC 20008, USA
    J Sex Res 44:3-16. 2007
    ..In contrast, switching to less effective methods during a first sexual relationship was associated with reduced odds of uninterrupted use...

Research Grants62

  1. HUMAN SPERM ZONA ACCEPTOR: ENVIRONMENTAL EFFECTS
    Susan Benoff; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..isofomis, with poor sperm-fertilization-potential biomarkers and low fertility by IVF, artificial insemination and coitus. A significant fraction of subjects studied longitudinally switched from high lead states to low lead states, with ..
  2. Development of transformed lactobacilli as a microbicide
    Richard B Markham; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..virulent bacteria, would be transparent to users, and would allow dissociation of microbicide application from coitus. Alpaca-derived antibody binding domains (VHH) are developed from a class of camelid antibodies consisting solely ..
  3. Using Mixed Reality to build peer resistance skills in Latina middle schoolers
    ANNE E contact NORRIS; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..Study results will also be helpful to other researchers developing technology based health games designed to promote health. ..
  4. Cardiac specific RNA Helicase is critical for normal cardiomyocyte proliferation
    RONALD LEE NEPPL; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..melanogaster tinman, results in embryonic lethality between 9.0 and 10.0 days post coitus due to abnormal heart morphogenesis. Clinically, missense and nonsense mutation in Nkx2...
  5. Dating Violence and HIV Prevention in Girls: Adapting Mental Health Interventions
    CHRISTIE JADE RIZZO; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The development of a prevention program for this population is crucial and is consistent with recent public health objectives. ..
  6. NEUROCHEMICALS IN HYPOTHALAMIC SIGNALING AFTER COITUS
    K Y Pau; Fiscal Year: 2000
    DESCRIPTION: (adapted from the applicants abstract) Coitus induces a concatenation of neurohumoral events in New Zealand White rabbits that includes increased secretion of norepinephrine (NE), gonadotropin-releasing hormone (GnRH), ..
  7. Relational and contextual phenomenology of STI/HIV risk
    J Dennis Fortenberry; Fiscal Year: 2012
    ..risk and protection are insensitive to the relational and contextual phenomena that are proximally associated with coitus, STI prevention, and infection...
  8. HIV prevention with adolescents: Neurocognitive deficits and treatment response
    Angela D Bryan; Fiscal Year: 2011
    ....
  9. Adolescent decision making and HIV risk avoidance: Neurocognitive factors
    SARAH W FELDSTEIN-EWING; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The proposed research is expected to provide critical data that will improve HIV/STD risk reduction programming with high risk adolescents. ..
  10. Alcohol, Marijuana, and Risky Sex: Group Interventions with Detained Adolescents
    Angela D Bryan; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..The relative success of these interventions will have implications for HIV/STD risk reduction programming for high risk adolescents in the criminal justice system. ..
  11. The Impact of Nonresident Fatherhood on Adolescent Sexual Development
    REBECCA MARIE RYAN; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ....
  12. Highly Innovative Tactics to Interrupt Transmission of HIV (HIT-IT)
    RICHARD MASKIEWICZ; Fiscal Year: 2013
    ..They must achieve long-term protection and coitus-independent administration if they are to become an accepted HIV prophylactic in real world conditions...
  13. ADOLESCENT SOCIALIZATION AND HETEROSEXUAL BEHAVIOR
    MICHAEL MICKLIN; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..of the stages of heterosexual behavior which include: (1) cross-sex friendships, (2) dating, (3) sexual play, (4) coitus without contraception, and (5) coitus with contraception...
  14. SPINAL ORGANIZATION OF FUNCTION
    Kevin McKenna; Fiscal Year: 1991
    ..this laboratory demonstrated that intraurethral stimuli elicited a fully developed ejaculatory-like response (the coitus reflex) in male rats...
  15. Vaginal Gel to Enhance Lubrication & Sperm Function
    JOANNA ELLINGTON; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..A vaginal gel product containing a plant-derived polysaccharide to optimize sperm function can be applied prior to coitus to provide sperm safe (non-toxic) lubrication and create an optimal environment for post-ejaculatory sperm ..
  16. Maternal-Fetal HLA Sharing and Risk of Preeclampsia
    Audrey Saftlas; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..05. The proposed study may be the first to examine the effects of maternal-fetal HLA sharing in an adequately powered epidemiological framework. ..
  17. ADOLESCENT BEHAVIOR: FAMILY AND NON-FAMILY INFLUENCES
    JOSEPH RODGERS; Fiscal Year: 2000
    ....
  18. ARCHIVE OF TEEN PREGNANCY PREVENTION PROGRAMS
    JOSEFINA CARD; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..Because of national concern with problems presented by teen pregnancy and sexually transmitted diseases, we expect that there will be widespread demand for the program and evaluation material products to be created by this project...
  19. MID AMERICA ADOLESCENT STD COOPERATIVE RESEARCH CENTER
    Donald Orr; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..networks, attitudes), partner-specific interpersonal relationship (relationship quality, communication), and coitus-specific (sexual interest, substance use) factors associated with risk and protection...
  20. Bioresponsive Microbicides for AIDS Prevention
    PATRICK KISER; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Our approach addresses the physiology of the vagina and coitus, and then engineers materials which respond to environmental changes throughout their deployment life cycle...
  21. Religion and Sexual Risk Taking in Youth
    James Jaccard; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  22. Oncogenic Human Papillomaviruses & Prostate Cancer Risk
    Janet Stanford; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..If there is an association, the results will have important public health implications since both the exposure and the disease are common. ..
  23. STUDIES OF CERVICAL MUSCULAR ACTIVITY IN THE BABOON
    William Blair; Fiscal Year: 1980
    ..Recordings made during coitus will determine what effect mating and the presence of semen in the vagina have on cervical activity...
  24. TEEN CONTRACEPTIVE BEHAVIOR IN A CHANGING ENVIRONMENT
    RONALD RINDFUSS; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..Our estimation procedures are designed to take into account the particular constraints of the data sets and the underlying theoretical problems posed by modelling adolescent sexual and contraceptive behavior...
  25. Biophysics of Microbicides for STD Prevention
    David Katz; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..g. time and motion after formulation application, cycle phase and simulated coitus - for a set of contemporary formulations, used as vaginal lubricants, contraceptives, and/or being considered as ..
  26. MODEL OF MINORITY MALE TEEN MATURITY AND SEXUAL BEHAVIOR
    Marie Talashek; Fiscal Year: 1999
    ..psychological, and cognitive maturity with sociocultural and demographic control variables to age of first coitus, condom use, and making a sexual partner pregnant...
  27. Adolescent substance use and HIV risk: Event analysis
    Barbara Leigh; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..more recent experiences of intercourse, including the age of the respondent and the amount of sexual and drinking experience. ..
  28. Development of Relationship Dynamics and STI/HIV Risk
    J Fortenberry; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Coital diaries allow analytic focus on specific transitional coital events (i.e., coitus with a new sex partner)...
  29. Vaginal Microbicide Acceptability STD/HIV Prevention
    J Fortenberry; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This team is substantially experienced in conducting clinical and marketing research with adolescents addressing topics of sexual behavior, sexually transmitted diseases and acceptance of STD-related vaccines. ..
  30. Ginkgo Biloba: Antidepressant-Induced Sexual Dysfunction
    Cindy Meston; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..If effective, GBE could play a significant adjunctive role in the treatment of clinical depression and other psychological disorders commonly treated with antidepressant medications. ..
  31. Mood and HIV Risk in Depressed Adolescents
    Lydia Shrier; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Enhancing our understanding of the associations of mood and risk behavior among depressed adolescents will be essential to the development ns designed specifically for this at-risk population. ..
  32. MENTAL HEALTH AND BEHAVIOR IN ADOLESCENT STD PREVENTION
    Lydia Shrier; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  33. AFFECT AND MARIJUANA USE IN ADOLESCENTS AND YOUNG ADULTS
    Lydia Shrier; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  34. Effects of Early Abuse on Adult Intimate Relationships
    Cindy M Meston; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..The findings from this investigation will have implications for understanding both the psychological and physiological mechanisms that link CA with detrimental intimacy/relational factors in adulthood. ..
  35. HIV Treatment Adherence/Risk Reduction Integrated
    Seth Kalichman; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..If shown effective, the intervention model will have implications for community and clinical services for people living with HIV-AIDS. ..
  36. Nonmarital Childbearing: Social Policy & Union Formation
    Jennifer Manlove; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..In an era of continued reforms to welfare legislation, research and policy communities will benefit from our policy-relevant empirical research, which is based on theory and is grounded in the research literature. ..
  37. Gender Violence and HIV Risk Reduction in South Africa
    Leickness Simbayi; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  38. Intervention to Close Digital Divide in AIDS Care
    Seth Kalichman; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..If successful, the experimental intervention could be readily implemented as a community-based program by AIDS Service Organizations, health centers, and community-based Internet access providers. ..
  39. ESTIMATING EFFICACY OF A MEDICAL INTERVENTION
    James Trussell; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  40. Alcohol and HIV Risk Reduction in South Africa
    Seth Kalichman; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Results of the proposed research will provide critical information about the role of alcohol in HIV transmission risks and will offer urgently needed strategies for improving HIV prevention interventions in South Africa. ..
  41. Brief HIV Prevention Counseling in South Africa
    Seth Kalichman; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Results of this research will therefore test a clinic-based HIV prevention intervention model that is urgently needed in South Africa. ..
  42. HIV TREATMENT ADHERENCE FOR PERSONS WITH LOW-LITERACY
    Seth Kalichman; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Results of the proposed research will provide critical information about improving HIV treatment adherence with low-literacy populations that is needed prior to conducting larger and more expensive clinical trials. ..
  43. Contraceptive Use Patterns Among Teens and Young Adults
    Jennifer Manlove; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..abstract_text> ..
  44. BRIEF HIV RISK REDUCTION COUNSELING
    Seth Kalichman; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Results of the proposed study will guide the allocation of HIV prevention resources in establishing brief and effective HIV risk reduction counseling services for populations vulnerable to HIV infection. ..
  45. STRUCTURE/FUNCTION OF ZONA PELLUCIDA GLYCOPROTEINS
    DAULAT TULSIANI; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ....
  46. THE ROLE OF OXYTOCIN IN MALE SEXUAL FUNCTION
    Kevin McKenna; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..We further propose that our results of this interdisciplinary program be validated using behavioral and pharmacological testing in unanesthetized animals. ..
  47. REDUCING HIV RISK AMONG LATINO YOUTH
    Antonia Villarruel; Fiscal Year: 2001
    ..abstract_text> ..
  48. Prime Time: Health Promotion for Multiple Risk Behaviors
    Renee E Sieving; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..If the intervention demonstrates success in preventing risk behaviors, we will actively engage in dissemination efforts to affect best practices in primary care clinics serving adolescent girls. ..
  49. Hearing Loss and Quality of Life of Children and Youth
    Donald Patrick; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ....
  50. A Computer-Based Parent/Adolescent HIV Communication Intervention for Latinos
    Antonia Villarruel; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..This is an important effort in reducing HIV sexual risk for Latino adolescents. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  51. MAMMALIAN SPERM SURFACE MANNOSIDASE
    DAULAT TULSIANI; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ....
  52. Mechanisms Influencing Sexual Risk Taking
    Erick Janssen; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ....
  53. Female sexuality: modulation by estrogen and androgen
    Kim Wallen; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..These therapies will also be compared on their effects on neuroendocrine function. These studies will markedly increase our understanding of the role that ovarian steroids play in modulating women's sexuality. ..
  54. Clinical Research in Human Fertility
    Joseph Stanford; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Standford to develop his skills and gain the expertise needed to accomplish his goals. ..
  55. BEHAVIORAL DEVELOPMENT--PRENATAL HORMONAL INFLUENCES
    Kim Wallen; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..The combination of these efforts will allow the PI to expand his research into new areas, while increasing his understanding of its relevance to important human mental health conditions. ..
  56. Stigma & Quality of Life of Youth w/Facial Differences
    Donald Patrick; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..Participants for this study will be recruited from sites in Seattle, Chicago, and Chapel Hill, NC. ..
  57. Quality Life Among Youth with Craniofacial Conditions
    Donald Patrick; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..S., and one in the United Kingdom. Adolescents and their parents will complete questionnaires at baseline, and gain at 1-2 year clinical follow-up. ..
  58. Improving contraceptive use/practices among young women
    Melissa Gilliam; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  59. Quality of Life of Overweight Youth: Multicultural View
    Donald Patrick; Fiscal Year: 2008
    ..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
  60. Oral contraceptives and cytochrome p450 inducers
    Anne Davis; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..unreadable] [unreadable]..
  61. ORAL CONTRACEPTIVES FOR DYSMENORRHEA IN ADOLESCENT GIRLS
    Anne Davis; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..Given their efficacy in pregnancy prevention, safety, and non-contraceptive health benefits, COC may be an ideal therapy for primary dysmenorrhea in adolescent girls. ..