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Incidence of Reproductive Tract Infections and Sexually Transmitted Diseases in India: Levels and Differentials
Authors: Gayatri S. Desai, and R. M. Patel
Source: Journal of Family Welfare, 57(2): 48-60;
Topic(s): Reproductive health
Sexually transmitted infections (STIs)
Country: Asia
Published: DEC 2011
Abstract: The article focuses on a study which examines the awareness of reproductive tract infections (RTIs) and sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in India and its states. Information was obtained from married women on common symptoms of RTIs in the three month period before the survey. It was found that awareness of the infections was more among the men as compared to women.