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研究生(外文):Vonette J. Victor
論文名稱(外文):To Explore Sexual Self Concept among Midwives, Registered Nurses and Nursing Students in St. Lucia
指導教授(外文):Pei-Jen Chang
口試委員(外文):Jiin-Ru RongKuan-Chia Lin
外文關鍵詞:Sexual healthperceptionnursesmidwives education
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Background: Sexual health is a state of physical, mental and social well-being in relation to sexuality. It requires a positive and respectful approach to sexuality and sexual relationships, as well as the possibility of having pleasurable and safe sexual experiences, free of coercion, discrimination and violence.
Objective: The purpose of this study was to identify registered nurses, midwives and nursing students own perception of Sexual Self-Concept in St. Lucia.
Methods: Quantitative method and cross-sectional survey using questionnaire with Cronbach’s alpha 0.87 and following (20) twenty psychological aspects of human sexuality were used in this study. SPSS, version 18.0 was used for analysis. P-values ≤ 0.05 were considered statistically significant. The study was conducted in two major areas in St. Lucia namely: Castries the capital of St. Lucia and Vieux Fort the largest constituency, south of the island.
Results: 195 registered nurses, midwives, and nursing students participated in the study within the period August to September 2013. The mean age was 31.72 years. 13.80 of participants feel anxious when they think about the sexual aspects of their life and 84.6 are aware of their sexual feelings and needs. 71.3 prefer to avoid engaging in sex where they might be exposed to sexual disease, fear of sex (r=.148, p=0.030) and sexual monitoring (r=.142, p=0.047) were correlated with age.
Conclusion: Participants have displays a positive view of sexual health and this could contribute to improve population sexual health through educations programs in Saint Lucia.

Abstract iii
Chapter I 1
Introduction 1
1.1 Background 1
1.2 Problem Statement 2
1.3 Purpose of the Study 6
1.4 Objectives of study 6
1.5 Research Question 6
Chapter II 7
Literature review 7
Sexual Health Problem 7
Sexual Transmitted Infection 9
Contraception 11
Condoms use 13
Teenage Pregnancy 17
Sexual Violence 18
Summary 19
Conceptual Framework 20
Nursing Function 220
Sexual Health Knowledge, Attitude and Behavior 23
Chapter III 25
Research Methodology 25
3.1 Research Design 25
3.2 Definition of Variables 25
3.3 Setting 26
3.4 Sample 26
3.4.1 Inclusion 27
3.4.2Exclusion 27
3.5 Instrument 28
3.1Subscale of Questionnaire ...…………………………………………………………………32
3.6 Reliability and Vadility 38
3.7 Data Collection 39
3.8 Ethical Consideration. 40
3.9Power Analysis and Power Size. 40
Chapter IV 42
Results 42
4.1 Characteristic of the sample study 42
4.2 Characteristic of Sample 42
4.2.1 Social demographic and Outcome 46
4.3 Status of sexual self-concept 50
4.3.1 Mean score of concepts 51
4.3.2Pearson correlation between age and outcome 52
4.5Describing concepts 53
Chapter V 70
5.1Discussion 70
5.2 Difference between demographic data and outcome 73
5.3 Relationship among three concepts 73
Chapter VI 78
Conclusion, Study limitation, Recommendation& Nursing Implication 78
6.1 Conclusion 78
6.2 Study Limitation 81
6.3 Recommendation 81
64 Implication for Clinical Practice 81
Appendix 1 Data Collection Flow Chart 83
Appendix 2 86
Appendix 3 Questionnaires 86
Appendix 4 93
Appendix 5 95
Appendix 6 105
Appendix 7 101
Appendix 8 103
Appendix 9 105
Bibliography 107

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