Culture, Community, and Health [Monteverde Institute]

Alternative Title

Sexually transmitted diseases and avenues for education : community perspectives from Monteverde, Costa Rica



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Publication Date

August 2003



A study assessing and evaluating the attitudes, perceptions and beliefs of sexually transmitted diseases; how these diseases are transmitted and prevented; community awareness of high risk gorups; and the more effective way of disseminating educational material about them.

Abstract Spanish

Un estudio de avaluación y evaluación de las actitudes, percepciones y creencias de las enfermedades de transmisión sexual, cómo se transmiten y evitan estas enfermedades ; la conciencia de la comunidad de los grupos de alto riesgo, y la manera más eficaz de difusión de material educativo acerca de ellos.


Sexually transmitted diseases--Prevention, Enfermedades de transmisión sexual--Prevencion, Medical care, Atencion medica, Focus groups, Grupos de enfoque, Costa Rica--Puntarenas--Monteverde Zone, Costa Rica--Puntarenas--Zona de Monteverde, Community Health 2003, Salud Comunitaria 2003


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Subject: topical

Sexually transmitted diseases--Prevention; Enfermedades de transmisión sexual--Prevencion; Medical care; Atencion medica; Focus groups; Grupos de enfoque; Community Health 2003; Salud Comunitaria 2003

Subject: geographic

Costa Rica--Puntarenas--Monteverde Zone; Costa Rica--Puntarenas--Zona de Monteverde



Holding Location

Monteverde Institute



Enfermedades de transmisión sexual y repuestas alternativas para la educación  :  perspectivas de la comunidad de Monteverde, Costa Rica



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