The researchers evaluated the per-act rates of HSV-2 transmission with and without condoms, and utilized infectivity models to determine the.
Condom efficacy has not previously measured on a per-act basis. Methods. We examined the per-act HSV-2 transmission rates with and.
Effect of Condoms on Reducing the Transmission of Herpes Simplex Virus Type 2 . On a per sex act basis, the rate of HSV-2 acquisition was nearly 6 times.
Condoms Reduce Women's Risk of Herpes Infection, But Do Not Protect Men Women acquired the virus at a rate of 8.9 per 10,000 sex.
Genital herpes is a common sexually transmitted disease (STD) that any all herpes sores occur in areas that are covered by a latex condom.