Codes were then compared, expanded and refined to develop a working codebook. Our findings do reflect that many women deeply valued their sense of sexual agency while high. Interpreting data using mixed methods requires active engagement in both views Ciccarone,much like looking through the dual lenses of a pair of binoculars. Author manuscript; available in PMC Sep 3. The sample was racially diverse, and over half of participants were age 40 or older. A combination of factors influences risk for addiction.
Levels of sexual activity were often attributed to methamphetamine use.
Sexual Pleasure and Sexual Risk among Women who Use Methamphetamine: A Mixed Methods Study
There were no statistically significant differences in condom use at last encounter according to whether participants were high on methamphetamine. Many participants reported unprotected sex and multiple male partners. Interpreting data using mixed methods requires active engagement in both views Ciccarone,much like looking through the dual lenses of a pair of binoculars. The role of drugs during group sex among gay men in Australia. Long-term use also causes changes in other brain chemical systems and circuits as well, affecting functions that include:.