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Letters Sex education

Does education really alter adolescent sexual behaviour?

BMJ 2008; 337 doi: (Published 10 September 2008) Cite this as: BMJ 2008;337:a1492
  1. Amar Latif, medical student1,
  2. Jim Thornton, professor of obstetrics and gynaecology1
  1. 1University of Nottingham Medical School, Queen’s Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2UH
  1. amar.latif{at}

    We were surprised that Kirby was so quick to advocate that programmes such as Talking Parents, Healthy Teens be introduced generally to the workplace.1 2 We have some methodological concerns.

    The authors fail to comment on why, according to the published protocol NCT 00465010, the achieved …

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