It was first made visible by census results in China and  and in several Indian States and censuses, and surveys  ,  as well as in South Korea . The examination of SRB differentials within Viet Nam is of crucial importance for understanding the ongoing process of masculinization in the country by identifying some of the characteristics of the couples resorting to sex selection as well as their geographical location. Table 3 lists multivariable models for the association between sex work-related stigma and depression and sexual risk behaviors adjusted for factors that were retained in the final stigma model. But while internees at these camps often seem to respond well to the rehabilitation process, most of them go back to their old ways after leaving the centres. AIDS Behav. Structure, practice, and history: Republish Print.
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Disaggregated data failed to reveal any pronounced regional bias against daughters in the s . Second, the study population is highly homogeneous, which reduces the effects of potential confounders that could compromise the estimates. All these characteristics correspond to younger, more educated women who closely monitor their fertility and who are often from a more privileged background. We excluded individuals deemed to have impaired cognitive function or are not willing to give informed consent or were physically unable to complete clinical tests.
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Nguyen Anh Tuan, the outreach workers, and the staffs of the Hanoi Dermatology and Venerology Center and DKT Vietnam for their valuable support and contributions to the conduct of the study, and Wendy Aft for preparation of this manuscript. Relationship of age to bone microstructure independent of areal bone mineral density. Springer Nature remains neutral with regard to jurisdictional claims in published maps and institutional affiliations. However, stigmatization and lack of treatment are important factors that discourage people from seeking voluntary counseling and testing and must be addressed. This study conformed to the tenets of the Declaration of Helsinki. However, since SSI is highly correlated with fracture load, the sex-related difference in SSI implies that men have a lower risk of fracture than women because men have larger bone area and more bone mass than women.
In , a record of Ministry of Health. Viet Nam News. The annual population surveys include specific information on birth history and mothers' characteristics to be used for the analysis of trends and differentials in sex ratio at birth. Son preference in rural Vietnam. To achieve these goals, the government should adopt a multisectoral response that includes other government agencies, nongovernment organizations, and the vulnerable populations. It has been postulated that differences in bone strength parameters are responsible for the gender-related difference in bone fracture.