STUDY DETAILS

Citation(s)

Larson, K. L., Ballard, S. M., Nuncio, B. J., & Swanson, M. (2014). Testing the Feasibility of ¡Cuídate! With Mexican and Central American Youth in a Rural Region of a Southern State. Research in Nursing & Health, 1-14. DOI: 10.1002/nur.21621

Program Evaluated ¡Cuídate!
Evidence of Effectiveness N/A
Study Rating and Explanation N/AStudy does not meet screening criteria because it does not examine the effectiveness of an intervention. This is a feasibility study.
Review Date October 2015

Program Information

Program Type

Abstinence-based
Clinic-based
Sexuality education
Programs for special populations
Youth development

Program Length

Fewer than 10 sessions
10 to 20 sessions
More than 20 sessions

Evaluation Setting

After school/community-based
Health clinic
In-school
Elementary school
Middle school
High school
Multiple settings
Specialized setting

Study Sample

Average Age Group

13 or younger
14 to 17
18 or 19

Majority Racial/Ethnic Group

African American
Asian
Latino
White

Gender

Both genders
Female only
Male only

Research Design

Assignment Method
Sample Size
Number of Follow-Ups
Length of Last Follow-Up

Study Findings

Sexual Initiation/Abstinence
Recent Sexual Activity
Number of Sexual Partners
Frequency of Sexual Activity
Contraceptive Use and/or Consistency
Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs) or HIV
Pregnancy or Birth