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ALLMedicine™ Gonorrhea Center

Research & Reviews  2,431 results

Giving syphilis and gonorrhea to friends: using in-person friendship networks to find a...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-020-09589-2
BMC Public Health; Rosenbaum JE, Jennings J et. al.

Oct 21st, 2020 - Syphilis and gonorrhea reached an all-time high in 2018. The resurgence of syphilis and gonorrhea requires innovative methods of sexual contact tracing that encourage disclosure of same-sex sexual contacts that might otherwise be suppressed. Over ...

A Single-arm Open-label Clinical Trial of 2g Aztreonam for the treatment of N. gonorrho...
https://doi.org/10.1128/AAC.01739-20
Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy; Barbee LA, Soge OO et. al.

Oct 20th, 2020 - Background: The threat of ceftriaxone-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae (NG) necessitates new gonorrhea treatment regimens. Repurposing older antibiotics not routinely used for NG may expeditiously identify new therapies. Ideally, all recommended th...

Safety of Single-Dose Oral Cefixime, Intramuscular Ceftriaxone, or Intramuscular Gentam...
https://doi.org/10.1177/1060028020966333
The Annals of Pharmacotherapy; Dresser J, Wilby KJ

Oct 12th, 2020 - To compare the incidence and types of adverse effects between 3 recommended treatment options for gonorrhea and to compare the incidence of injection site pain between single-dose intramuscular ceftriaxone and gentamicin. A keyword search of MEDLI...

Assuring Adequate Treatment for Persons Diagnosed With Gonorrhea in New York State.
https://doi.org/10.1097/OLQ.0000000000001241
Sexually Transmitted Diseases; Currenti S, Muse A et. al.

Oct 12th, 2020 - From November 2014 to May 2016, 57 local health departments in New York State (NYS) excluding New York City were offered a performance incentive (PI) to promote adherence to federally recommended treatment guidelines for gonorrhea. The rationale o...

IMPACT OF COVID-19 QUARANTINE AND SCHOOL CANCELATION ON OTHER COMMON INFECTIOUS DISEASES.
https://doi.org/10.1097/INF.0000000000002883
The Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal; McBride JA, Eickhoff J et. al.

Oct 8th, 2020 - Coronavirus disease 2019 lead to wide-spread quarantines and cancelations. The impact of these measures on other, noncoronavirus disease 2019 , infectious diseases was analyzed within Dane County, Wisconsin. The incidence of streptococcal pharyngi...

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Guidelines  35 results

Gonorrhea Treatment and Care
https://www.cdc.gov/std/gonorrhea/treatment.htm
CDC

Nov 4th, 2019 - Antibiotics have successfully treated gonorrhea for several decades; however, the bacteria has developed resistance to nearly every drug used for treatment.

Three Leading National Public Health Organizations Ring The Alarm About All-time Highs Of STDs
http://www.ncsddc.org/three-leading-national-public-health-organizations-ring-the-alarm-about-all-time-highs-of-stds/

Oct 7th, 2019 - Data released this week by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) show STDs have surged for the fifth consecutive year, reaching an all-time high in the U.S. These dangerous trends in chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis show no sign o...

Antibiotic / Antimicrobial Resistance (AR / AMR) - Protecting Patients and Stopping Outbreaks
https://www.cdc.gov/drugresistance/protecting_patients.html

Sep 9th, 2018 - Your patients can get infections when receiving healthcare, called healthcare-associated infections (HAIs). HAIs are commonly caused by antibiotic-resistant pathogens (germs), which may lead to sepsis or death. People can also get antibiotic-resis...

How to discuss STDs with patients
https://www.medicaleconomics.com/sexual-health/how-discuss-stds-patients
Dawson M.

May 20th, 2018 - Sexually transmitted diseases have reached unprecedented high levels, according to the CDC, with more than two million cases of chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis, the highest number ever, reported in the U.S. in 2016. To make matters worse, not o...

Antibiotic-Resistant Gonorrhea
https://www.cdc.gov/std/gonorrhea/arg/default.htm

Feb 14th, 2018 - Gonorrhea has progressively developed resistance to the antibiotic drugs prescribed to treat it. Following the spread of gonococcal fluoroquinolone resistance, the cephalosporin antibiotics have been the foundation of recommended treatment for gon...

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Drugs  313 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  2,931 results

Giving syphilis and gonorrhea to friends: using in-person friendship networks to find a...
https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-020-09589-2
BMC Public Health; Rosenbaum JE, Jennings J et. al.

Oct 21st, 2020 - Syphilis and gonorrhea reached an all-time high in 2018. The resurgence of syphilis and gonorrhea requires innovative methods of sexual contact tracing that encourage disclosure of same-sex sexual contacts that might otherwise be suppressed. Over ...

A Single-arm Open-label Clinical Trial of 2g Aztreonam for the treatment of N. gonorrho...
https://doi.org/10.1128/AAC.01739-20
Antimicrobial Agents and Chemotherapy; Barbee LA, Soge OO et. al.

Oct 20th, 2020 - Background: The threat of ceftriaxone-resistant Neisseria gonorrhoeae (NG) necessitates new gonorrhea treatment regimens. Repurposing older antibiotics not routinely used for NG may expeditiously identify new therapies. Ideally, all recommended th...

Ampicillin - ampicillin capsule-REMEDYREPACK INC.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=4134cd79-c895-4e6e-b1d5-8e01c38bf2d1

Oct 18th, 2020 - Ampicillin Capsules, USP are indicated in the treatment of infections caused by susceptible strains of the designated organism listed below: INFECTIONS OF THE GENITOURINARY TRACT INCLUDING GONORRHEA: E. coli, P. mirabilis, enterococci, Shigella, S...

Ciprofloxacin - ciprofloxacin tablet-Bryant Ranch Prepack
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=f23a7533-839e-416d-b668-030f0213f337

Oct 15th, 2020 - Ciprofloxacin is a fluoroquinolone antibacterial indicated in adults (18 years of age and older) with the following infections caused by designated, susceptible bacteria and in pediatric patients where indicated: Skin and Skin Structure Infections...

Ciprofloxacin - ciprofloxacin tablet, film coated-Bryant Ranch Prepack
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=024e474f-63bd-4f1b-9a26-cbbcfb1f72ae

Oct 15th, 2020 - Ciprofloxacin tablets are fluoroquinolone antibacterial indicated in adults (18 years of age and older) with the following infections caused by designated, susceptible bacteria and in pediatric patients where indicated: Skin and Skin Structure Inf...

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News  321 results

Nearly half of STI events go without HIV testing
https://www.mdedge.com/jcomjournal/article/219095/infectious-diseases/nearly-half-sti-events-go-without-hiv-testing?channel=39313
Lucas Franki

Mar 16th, 2020 - Testing rates for HIV in adolescents and young adults with sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are suboptimal, according to Danielle Petsis, MPH, of the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, and associates. Courtesy Dr.

Fever, abdominal pain, and adnexal mass
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/218193/womens-health/fever-abdominal-pain-and-adnexal-mass/page/0/4?channel=114
MDedge Family Medicine;

Mar 2nd, 2020 - Our patient underwent diagnostic laparoscopy, hysterectomy, left salpingo-­oophorectomy, and right salpingectomy (with her right ovary left in place due to her perimenopausal status). Intraoperatively, she was found to have cervical stenosis.

Gonorrhea Treatment and Care
https://www.cdc.gov/std/gonorrhea/treatment.htm
CDC

Nov 4th, 2019 - Antibiotics have successfully treated gonorrhea for several decades; however, the bacteria has developed resistance to nearly every drug used for treatment.

Survey: Most physicians who treat STIs in their offices lack key injectable drugs
https://www.mdedge.com/infectiousdisease/article/210350/stis/survey-most-physicians-who-treat-stis-their-offices-lack-key?channel=27970
Mark S. Lesney

Oct 17th, 2019 - The majority of physicians surveyed who treat sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in their offices reported that they did not have on-site availability of the two primary injectable drugs for syphilis and gonorrhea, according to researchers fro.

Morning Break: Alarming Rise in STDs; Script-Free PrEP; Kids and Guns
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/stds/82633

Oct 9th, 2019 - Note that some links may require subscriptions. The CDC sounded the alarm over a continuing rise in the incidence of three sexually transmitted infections -- gonorrhea, chlamydia, and syphilis -- including a dramatic increase in newborn deaths rel...

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Patient Education  31 results see all →