International Journal of High Risk Behaviors and Addiction

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A Study on High-risk Premarital Sexual Behavior of College Going Male Students in Jamnagar City of Gujarat, India

Viral R Dave 1 , * , Naresh R Makwana 2 , Babusingh S Yadav 3 and Sudha Yadav 2
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1 Department of Community Medicine, GCS Medical College, Hospital and Research Centre, Ahmedabad, India
2 Department of Community Medicine, M.P. Shah Medical College, Jamnagar, India
3 Department of Community Medicine, Gujarat Adani Institute of Medical Sciences, Bhuj, India
Article information
  • International Journal of High Risk Behaviors and Addiction: December 01, 2013, 2 (3); 112-116
  • Published Online: December 12, 2013
  • Article Type: Research Article
  • Received: April 29, 2013
  • Revised: September 7, 2013
  • Accepted: September 17, 2013
  • DOI: 10.5812/ijhrba.11855

To Cite: Dave V R, Makwana N R, Yadav B S, Yadav S. A Study on High-risk Premarital Sexual Behavior of College Going Male Students in Jamnagar City of Gujarat, India, Int J High Risk Behav Addict. 2013 ; 2(3):112-116. doi: 10.5812/ijhrba.11855.

Abstract
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1. Background
2. Objectives
3. Materials and Methods
4. Results
5. Discussion
Acknowledgements
Footnotes
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