Shortcuts Reviewers 2018

open access

Vol 13, No 1 (2015)
Prace oryginalne (nadesłane)
Get Citation

Sexual behavior of nurses

Ewelina Anna Chmielewska, Andrzej Krupienicz
Seksuologia Polska 2015;13(1).

open access

Vol 13, No 1 (2015)
Prace oryginalne (nadesłane)

Abstract

Introduction. Sexual behavior of nurses was not so far studied. The stereotype of nurse as a person of a particular sexual temperament is well known in the community. However not yet been confirmed in scientific studies concerning sexual behavior in nurses population. The aim of this study was to verify whether nurses differ in terms of sexual behavior compare to standardized female population.

Material and methods. The study included 317 nursing professionals active in different age groups. The study used a individual sexual behavior survey.

Results. Nurses do not have more sexual contacts than women not working in this profession. But more often betray their partners (25%), have sex in exchange for tangible goods (9%), more often than other women have oral sex (70% vs. 50%) and anal sex (31% vs 18%) as well as more often have sex in places where they can easily be covered for example: workplace, lift, toilet.

Conclusions: 1. Nurses do not differ in sexual behavior compare to women that don’t work in this profession Nurses are more open to all kinds of sex including the use of sexual gadgets. 2. Nurses 7 times are more likely than non-working women in this profession to have sex for money or other material goods. 3. Almost all the nurses are satisfied with their sex life. 4. 7% of nurses in Poland had experienced sexual harassment in the workplace.

Abstract

Introduction. Sexual behavior of nurses was not so far studied. The stereotype of nurse as a person of a particular sexual temperament is well known in the community. However not yet been confirmed in scientific studies concerning sexual behavior in nurses population. The aim of this study was to verify whether nurses differ in terms of sexual behavior compare to standardized female population.

Material and methods. The study included 317 nursing professionals active in different age groups. The study used a individual sexual behavior survey.

Results. Nurses do not have more sexual contacts than women not working in this profession. But more often betray their partners (25%), have sex in exchange for tangible goods (9%), more often than other women have oral sex (70% vs. 50%) and anal sex (31% vs 18%) as well as more often have sex in places where they can easily be covered for example: workplace, lift, toilet.

Conclusions: 1. Nurses do not differ in sexual behavior compare to women that don’t work in this profession Nurses are more open to all kinds of sex including the use of sexual gadgets. 2. Nurses 7 times are more likely than non-working women in this profession to have sex for money or other material goods. 3. Almost all the nurses are satisfied with their sex life. 4. 7% of nurses in Poland had experienced sexual harassment in the workplace.

Get Citation

Keywords

pielęgniarka, seks, zachowania seksualne, stereotyp

About this article
Title

Sexual behavior of nurses

Journal

Seksuologia Polska (Polish Sexology)

Issue

Vol 13, No 1 (2015)

Bibliographic record

Seksuologia Polska 2015;13(1).

Keywords

pielęgniarka
seks
zachowania seksualne
stereotyp

Authors

Ewelina Anna Chmielewska
Andrzej Krupienicz

Important: This website uses cookies. More >>

The cookies allow us to identify your computer and find out details about your last visit. They remembering whether you've visited the site before, so that you remain logged in - or to help us work out how many new website visitors we get each month. Most internet browsers accept cookies automatically, but you can change the settings of your browser to erase cookies or prevent automatic acceptance if you prefer.

Wydawcą serwisu jest  Via Medica sp. z o.o. sp. komandytowa, ul. Świętokrzyska 73, 80–180 Gdańsk

tel.:+48 58 320 94 94, faks:+48 58 320 94 60, e-mail:  viamedica@viamedica.pl