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Title Alcohol use and sexual risk behaviour : a cross-cultural study in eight countries
Published Geneva : World Health Organization, [2005]


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Description ix, 135 pages ; 30 cm
Summary "The link between alcohol use and sexual behaviour has serious implications for the health of populations due to the advent of HIV infection. WHO coordinated a multi-country study to identify factors related to risky sexual behaviour among alcohol users in diverse cultural settings. The countries involved included: Belarus, India, Mexico, Kenya, Romania, the Russian Federation, South Africa and Zambia."--Back cover
Notes At foot of title: World Health Organization Geneva ; Mental Health: Evidence and Research ; Management of Substance Abuse ; Department of Mental Health and Substance Abuse
Bibliography Includes bibliographic references
Notes Also issued online
Subject Alcohol and sex -- Cross-cultural studies.
Alcohol and sex.
Drinking of alcoholic beverages -- Cross-cultural studies.
HIV infections -- Risk factors -- Cross-cultural studies.
HIV infections -- Transmission -- Cross-cultural studies.
HIV infections -- Transmission.
Sexual behavior surveys.
Sexually transmitted diseases -- Cross-cultural studies.
Drinking of alcoholic beverages.
Sexually transmitted diseases.
Alcohol-Related Disorders.
Cross-Cultural Comparison.
HIV Infections.
Risk Reduction Behavior.
Sexual Behavior.
Sexually Transmitted Diseases.
Socioeconomic Factors.
Alcohol Drinking.
Alcohol-Related Disorders.
Sexually Transmitted Diseases.
Cross-Cultural Comparison.
Empirical Research.
HIV Infections -- transmission.
HIV Infections.
Risk Factors.
Risk Reduction Behavior.
Sexual Behavior.
Sexually Transmitted Diseases -- transmission.
Socioeconomic Factors.
Author Bianchi, Gabriel.
World Health Organization.
LC no. 2005544830
ISBN 9241562897