Lessons from Prevention Research. The repeated interactions with study participants 1 interview, 2 counseling sessions, and 1 qualitative interview provided further opportunities to collect qualitative observations regarding institutional interactions and structural vulnerabilities, made in the form of field notes by study staff. National Institute on Drug Abuse website. Bourgois P, Hart LK. However, some women described a loss of inhibition or a feeling of invulnerability that undermined considerations about sexual safety.
The qualitative subsample did not differ significantly from the rest of the sample in terms of demographic characteristics, frequency and modes of methamphetamine use or sexual behavior Table 1.
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Levels of sexual activity were often attributed to methamphetamine use. Citation of the source is appreciated, using the following language: These insights would not have emerged without the qualitative component of the study. In a second phase of analysis, the authors focused in on the relationship of sexual behavior and methamphetamine use. Implementation and analysis of respondent driven sampling: