Journal article

Risk reduction as an accepted framework for safer-sex promotion among women who have sex with women

Peta Cox, Ruth McNair

Sexual Health | CSIRO PUBLISHING | Published : 2009

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Safer-sex information for women who have sex with women (WSW) is often very difficult to locate. Girl2girl.info is one of the only websites focussed on safer sex for WSW. The present article describes the predevelopment consultation and evaluation of girl2girl.info. A risk-reduction framework was used to develop the website. METHODS: Girl2girl.info was developed in 2004 using questionnaires and focus groups with 36 consumers who were WSW, largely based in Canberra, Australia. In 2006-2007 the site was evaluated using mixed methods of questionnaires with 74 WSW and interviews with 17 health professionals around Australia. RESULTS: This research has identified some key attitudes to..

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