Review: HIV risk reduction interventions reduce some HIV risk behaviours in adolescents
Q Do HIV risk reduction interventions reduce adolescent risk behaviours for HIV?
AIDSLINE, CINAHL, Dissertations Abstracts Online, ERIC, Medline, and PsycINFO up to December 2000; hand searches of conference proceedings and recent issues of relevant journals; bibliographies of identified studies; and individual researchers.
Study selection and assessment:
randomised controlled trials (RCTs) or quasi-experimental studies with rigorous controls that evaluated intensive educational, psychosocial, or behavioural interventions advocating sexual risk reduction for HIV prevention for pre-college adolescents and included behavioural measures relevant to sexual risk and sufficient information to calculate effect sizes.
communication about sexual risk, condom use skills, negotiating skills regarding condom use, condom use, sexual frequency, acquisition …