By Sevgi O. Aral MA, MS, PhD (auth.), Sevgi O. Aral, Kevin A. Fenton, Judith A. Lipshutz (eds.)

Despite powerful techniques to prevention, STD and HIV an infection charges stay really consistent. concentrating on, implementation, and tracking of interventions have posed common difficulties, and the hot spate of cuts to prevention budgets has made those roadblocks much more not easy. it truly is transparent that operating in sexual overall healthiness calls for either a deeper realizing of STI/HIV epidemiology and an ongoing quest for updated, practical prevention concepts. the recent Public health and wellbeing and STD/HIV Prevention deals readers modern entry to either. concentrating on social determinants of sexual well-being, at-risk populations, severe components in techniques to prevention, and reports of latest learn, this authoritative quantity explores components as various as HPV prevention, technology-based interventions, migration as an element in affliction transmission, and knowledge key to potent management within the box. Dispatches from the frontlines of idea, learn, and perform within the U.S. and in a foreign country contain: own chance, public influence: balancing person rights and STD/HIV prevention. Distribution of prevention assets and its impression on sexual overall healthiness. Prevention measures in different populations of ladies. towards a greater method of preventive interventions with males who've intercourse with males. Adolescent sexual well-being and STIs. lowering disparities in sexual healthiness: classes from the crusade to dispose of infectious syphilis. Public overall healthiness execs of all backgrounds attracted to or operating in enhancing sexual health and wellbeing will locate the hot Public healthiness and STD/HIV Prevention an quintessential consultant to conceptualizing the issues and clarifying attainable solutions.

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Dyadic power” refers to the relative strength of a partner’s bargaining position. When desirable males are in relatively shorter supply, their dyadic power enables them to negotiate more favorable “terms of trade,” which may include the freedom to have multiple female partners even if the female partners prefer exclusive partnerships [93]. Gender inequality derives not only from men’s greater average physical strength and aggressiveness, which carry with them the potential for intimate partner violence, but also from the substantially greater economic rewards and resources they enjoy in most societies.

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