Table 2

Knowledge of HPV among male and female patients with genital warts
%
Knowledge Men Women
HPV transmission
Passed through penetrant intercourse (true) 98.1 98.6
Passed trough non-penetrant sexual intercourse (true) 42.5 45.2
Passed trough contact with infected objects (false) 59.4 59.4
HPV related diseases
Genital warts (true) 98.1 98.7
Cervical cancer (true) 77.4 98.7
Prevention/reduction of HPV infections
One sexual partner (true) 79.3 71
Use of condom (true) 80.8 90.7
Vaccine (true) 58.8 65.8
Personal hygiene (false) 53.8 54.2

n/a categories not mutually excluded.

Piñeros et al.

Piñeros et al. BMC Public Health 2013 13:272   doi:10.1186/1471-2458-13-272

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