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Prevalência de sinais e sintomas e conhecimento sobre doenças sexualmente transmissíveis / Prevalence of signs and symptoms and knowledge about sexually transmitted diseases
Carvalho, Paulie Marcelly Ribeiro dos Santos; Guimarães, Rafael Alves; Moraes, Paula Ávila; Teles, Sheila Araujo; Matos, Marcos André de.
  • Carvalho, Paulie Marcelly Ribeiro dos Santos; Universidade Federal de Goiás. Goiânia. BR
  • Guimarães, Rafael Alves; Universidade Federal de Goiás. Goiânia. BR
  • Moraes, Paula Ávila; Universidade Federal de Goiás. Goiânia. BR
  • Teles, Sheila Araujo; Universidade Federal de Goiás. Goiânia. BR
  • Matos, Marcos André de; Universidade Federal de Goiás. Goiânia. BR
Acta paul. enferm ; 28(1): 95-100, Jan-Feb/2015. tab
Article in Portuguese | LILACS, BDENF | ID: lil-758664
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RESUMO
Objetivo Estimar a prevalência de sinais e sintomas de doenças sexualmente transmissíveis e verificar o conhecimento para essas infecções em adolescentes e jovens de um assentamento urbano. Métodos Estudo de corte transversal realizado em 105 assentados de 12 a 24 anos. Os dados foram coletados por meio de entrevista e analisados pelo Statistical Package for the Social Sciences, versão 17.0. Resultados Do total de participantes que responderam sobre Doenças Sexualmente Transmissíveis, 20,6% relataram algum sinal e/ou sintoma, com maior proporção em indivíduos do sexo feminino, que possuíam piercing e/ou tatuagem e consumiam álcool antes ou durante a relação sexual (p < 0,05). Também, muitos participantes apresentaram desconhecimento quanto os sinais e sintomas de Doenças Sexualmente Transmissíveis. Conclusão A presença de sinais e/ou sintomas de doenças sexualmente transmissíveis foi associado a fatores relacionados à vulnerabilidade individual dos adolescentes e jovens do assentamento...
ABSTRACT
Objective To estimate the prevalence of signs and symptoms of sexually transmitted diseases and to verify the knowledge of adolescents and young people of an urban settlement about these infections. Methods This was a cross-sectional study conducted among 105 settlers aged 12-24 years old. Data were collected through interviews and analyzed using the Statistical Package for the Social Sciences, version 17.0. Results Of the participants who responded regarding sexually transmitted diseases, 20.6% reported signs and/or symptoms, with a higher proportion in females, those who had a piercing and/or tattoo, and who consumed alcohol before or during sexual intercourse (p <0.05). Also, many participants showed ignorance about the signs and symptoms of sexually transmitted diseases. Conclusion The presence of signs and/or symptoms of sexually transmitted diseases were associated with factors related to individual vulnerability of adolescents and young people of the settlement...
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Full text: Available Index: LILACS (Americas) Main subject: Signs and Symptoms / Urban Population / Risk Groups / Sexually Transmitted Diseases / Community Health Nursing Type of study: Prevalence study / Screening study Limits: Adolescent / Child / Female / Humans / Male Language: Portuguese Journal: Acta paul. enferm Journal subject: Nursing Year: 2015 Type: Article Affiliation country: Brazil Institution/Affiliation country: Universidade Federal de Goiás/BR

Full text: Available Index: LILACS (Americas) Main subject: Signs and Symptoms / Urban Population / Risk Groups / Sexually Transmitted Diseases / Community Health Nursing Type of study: Prevalence study / Screening study Limits: Adolescent / Child / Female / Humans / Male Language: Portuguese Journal: Acta paul. enferm Journal subject: Nursing Year: 2015 Type: Article Affiliation country: Brazil Institution/Affiliation country: Universidade Federal de Goiás/BR