Sexually Transmitted Infections
(ISSN: 1368-4973, 1472-3263)
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Sexual Abstinence and Other Behaviours Immediately Following a New STI Diagnosis Among STI Clinic Patients
Abstinence? Partner notification? This study assesses patients' sexual behaviours during the period immediately following a new diagnosis of a curable sexually transmitted infection.
Secondary Syphilis Presenting With Aortitis and Coronary Ostial Occlusion
This patient's presentation emphasises the importance of considering syphilis in the differential diagnosis outside high-risk populations.
Predictors of Provider Recommendation for HPV Vaccine Among Young Adult Men and Women
Physician recommendation is one of the strongest predictors of HPV vaccination. Who are they recommending get the vaccine?
Diagnostic Accuracy of Rapid Tests for Sexually Transmitted Infections in Symptomatic Women
How accurate are rapid diagnostic tests for chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis in women having symptoms of lower urinary tract infection?
Human papillomavirus (HPV) Contamination of Gynaecological Equipment
Gynaecological equipment and surfaces may be contaminated by HPV despite routine cleaning.
Attitudes, Perceptions and Behaviours Towards HIV Testing Among African-American and East African Immigrant Women in Washington, DC
This study compares the HIV testing attitudes, perceptions and behaviors between African-American and East African immigrant women in Washington, DC.
Developing and Testing Accelerated Partner Therapy for Partner Notification for People With Genital Chlamydia Trachomatis Diagnosed in Primary Care
How acceptable and feasible is accelerated partner therapy for people with genital chlamydia diagnosed in the primary care setting?
A New Approach to Estimating Trends in Chlamydia Incidence
Read about this new approach to measuring chlamydia incidence by using routine surveillance data.
Decreased Monocyte Activation With Daily Acyclovir Use in HIV-1/HSV-2 Coinfected Women
What effect does acyclovir have on HIV disease?
Chlamydia Infection in Individuals Reporting Contact With Sexual Partners With Chlamydia
What factors increase the likelihood of being infected with chlamydia in individuals who report contact with sexual partners with chlamydia?
Healthcare Providers' Perspectives on Expedited Partner Therapy for Chlamydia
What are health care providers' views and opinions regarding the use of expedited partner therapy for chlamydia?
Gonorrhoea Treatment Position Statement
This position statement reviews the current guidelines for the treatment of gonorrhoea.
Active Recall to Increase HIV and STI Testing
Are active recall interventions associated with higher retesting rates for HIV or STI?
Targeting Core Groups for Gonorrhoea Control
Why should core groups be targeted in gonorrhoeae control?
Oral Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Infection in Men Who Have Sex With Men
What is the prevalence of oral detectable HPV in men who have sex with men?
Men Who Have Sex With Men in Southern Vietnam Report High Levels of Substance Use and Sexual Risk Behaviours but Underutilise HIV Testing Services
In this study, substance use and HIV risk-taking behaviors were commonly reported among MSM in Vietnam, but only a small proportion have accessed HIV testing services.
Spontaneous Pharyngeal Chlamydia Trachomatis RNA Clearance
The pharynx is a reservoir for chlamydia and LGV, and may play a role in ongoing transmission.
A Network Analysis of Relationship Dynamics in Sexual Dyads as Correlates of HIV Risk Misperceptions Among High-Risk MSM
Which relationship dimensions are placing MSM at higher risk for HIV infection?
Testing the Children of HIV-Infected Parents
Early HIV testing and diagnosis is critical for children with one or more HIV+ parent. Are some children being missed?
Comparison of Risk Factors in HIV-Infected Men Who Have Sex With Men, Coinfected or Not With Hepatitis C Virus
What factors increase the risk for Hepatitis C co-infection among HIV positive men who have sex with men?