This population-based longitudinal cohort study compares the social functioning of low-birth-weight prematurely born adults aged 29 to 36 years with that of normal-birth-weight term controls.
This meta-analysis estimates correlations between parent-adolescent communication about sex and safe sex behaviors among youths.
Alexander et al examine predictors of time spent discussing sexuality, level of adolescent participation, and physician and patient characteristics associated with sexuality discussions during health maintenance visits by early and middle adolescents. Boekeloo provides commentary in a related editorial.
This prospective cohort study reports that the widespread belief that sexually abused children are uniquely at risk to become sex offenders was not supported by prospective empirical evidence. Berliner provides a related editorial.
This cross-sectional analysis compares condom use among sexually active female US high school students who use long-acting reversible contraception vs moderately effective contraceptive methods.
This cross-sectional study uses survey data to describe differences between virologically suppressed and virologically detectable HIV-infected young men who have sex with men and to identify correlates of condomless anal intercourse.
This study evaluates treatment compliance among asymptomatic adolescents with positive sexually transmitted infection results.
This secondary data analysis describes the content of new physical and sexual teen dating violence victimization questions first administered in the 2013 national Youth Risk Behavior Survey.
DiClemente et al evaluate the efficacy of a telephone counseling prevention maintenance intervention to sustain sexually transmitted infection (STI)/human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)–preventive behaviors and reduce incident STIs during a 36-month follow-up.