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Willingness of young men and women to be tested for Chlamydia trachomatis in three non-medical settings in Glasgow, UK
Journal of Family Planning and Reproductive Health Care (2009)
  • Karen Lorimer, Glasgow Caledonian University
  • Margaret Reid
  • Graham Hart
Abstract
This research aimed to assess the willingness of young men and women to be tested for Chlamydia trachomatis in three non-medical settings. Men and women aged between 16 and 24 years were invited to complete a self-administered questionnaire and provide a urine sample in non-medical settings: 'education' (one further education college), 'health and fitness' (three local authority leisure centres) and 'workplace' (two call centres). Eighty-four percent of age-eligible users approached in the settings agreed to complete a questionnaire (n = 363). Among the sexually active people (n = 346), the up
Keywords
  • sexual health,
  • chlamydia,
  • screening
Publication Date
January 1, 2009
Publisher Statement

Originally published in: Journal of Family Planning and Reproductive Health Care (2009), 35 (1), pp.21-27.

Citation Information
Karen Lorimer, Margaret Reid and Graham Hart. "Willingness of young men and women to be tested for Chlamydia trachomatis in three non-medical settings in Glasgow, UK" Journal of Family Planning and Reproductive Health Care Vol. 35 Iss. 1 (2009)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/karen_lorimer/3/