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Research & Reviews  1,173 results

Exploring and comparing the structure of sexual networks affected by Neisseria gonorrho...
https://doi.org/10.1097/OLQ.0000000000001520
Sexually Transmitted Diseases; Town K, Learner ER et. al.

Jul 27th, 2021 - Sexual networks are difficult to construct due to incomplete sexual partner data. The proximity of people within a network may be inferred from genetically similar infections. We explored genomic data combined with partner services investigation (...

Trends in Chlamydia and Gonorrhea Testing and Positivity Rates in a Safety Net Hospital...
https://doi.org/10.1097/OLQ.0000000000001522
Sexually Transmitted Diseases; Karlow SL, McCool-Myers M et. al.

Jul 27th, 2021 - Sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in the US continue to increase at an alarming rate. Since 2015, reported cases of Chlamydia trachomatis (CT) and Neisseria gonorrhoeae (GC), the two most prevalent reportable STIs, have increased by 19% and 5...

Rising to meet the programmatic public health challenges of emerging Neisseria gonorrho...
https://doi.org/10.1097/OLQ.0000000000001521
Sexually Transmitted Diseases; Schlanger K, Kirkcaldy RD

Jul 27th, 2021 - Rising to meet the programmatic public health challenges of emerging Neisseria gonorrhoeae antimicrobial resistance - Strengthening the United States Response to Resistant Gonorrhea (SURRG).|2021|Schlanger K,Kirkcaldy RD,|

Chlorhexidine mouthwash fails to eradicate oropharyngeal gonorrhea in a clinical pilot ...
https://doi.org/10.1097/OLQ.0000000000001515
Sexually Transmitted Diseases; Van Dijck C, Tsoumanis A et. al.

Jul 21st, 2021 - This single-arm open-label pilot trial in Antwerp, Belgium was ended early in accordance with the protocol since twice daily gargling with chlorhexidine 0.2% for six days failed to eradicate Neisseria gonorrhoeae from the oropharynx of asymptomati...

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Guidelines  9 results

ACOG Committee Opinion No. 737: Expedited Partner Therapy.
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000002621
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

May 26th, 2018 - Sexually transmitted infections (STIs) disproportionately affect women and create a preventable threat to their fertility. One factor that contributes to young women's high rates of STIs is reinfection from an untreated sexual partner. One way to ...

Screening for Gynecologic Conditions With Pelvic Examination: US Preventive Services Ta...
https://doi.org/10.1001/jama.2017.0807
JAMA , Bibbins-Domingo K et. al.

Mar 8th, 2017 - Many conditions that can affect women's health are often evaluated through pelvic examination. Although the pelvic examination is a common part of the physical examination, it is unclear whether performing screening pelvic examinations in asymptom...

Screening for Syphilis Infection in Nonpregnant Adults and Adolescents: Clinical Summary
https://allmedx.com/USPSTFPDF/syphilissumm.pdf

May 31st, 2016 - Figure. Screening for Syphilis Infection in Nonpregnant Adults and Adolescents: Clinical Summary Population Asymptomatic, nonpregnant adults and adolescents at increased risk for syphilis infection Recommendation Screen for syphili...

Screening for Chlamydia and gonorrhea: U.S. Preventive Services Task Force recommendati...
https://doi.org/10.7326/M14-1981
Annals of Internal Medicine; LeFevre ML,

Sep 23rd, 2014 - Update of previous U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendations on screening for chlamydia (2007) and gonorrhea (2005). The USPSTF reviewed the evidence on screening for chlamydial and gonococcal infections in asymptomatic patients...

Behavioral Counseling Interventions to Prevent Sexually Transmitted Infections: Clinical Summary of USPSTF Recommendations
https://allmedx.com/USPSTFPDF/stisumm.pdf

Sep 16th, 2014 - BEHAVIORAL COUNSELING INTERVENTIONS TO PREVENT SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED INFECTIONS CLINICAL SUMMARY OF U.S. PREVENTIVE SERVICES TASK FORCE RECOMMENDATION Population Sexually active adolescents and adults at increased risk for sexually transmi...

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Drugs  413 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  35 results

STD Testing in Outpatient Practices
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03246815

Feb 6th, 2020 - National guidelines have recommended routine STD screening (chlamydia and gonorrhea) for sexually active young women under the age of 25. Despite these recommendations, many young women are not being screened for STDs, with some estimates that les...

Adolescent Sexually Transmitted Infection Screening in the Emergency Department
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03715335

Jan 28th, 2020 - Adolescents are disproportionately affected by sexually transmitted infections (STIs). The STI epidemic among youth is a national public health priority as noted in the Healthy People 2020 objectives, which specifically recommend enhanced STI diag...

Self Sampling for Rapid Turnaround Testing in the Emergency Department
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03676816

Nov 13th, 2019 - Study protocol: Initial emergency department history and physical examination (standard procedure). a. Provider identifies patient who is felt to require gonorrhea/chlamydia testing. i. Provider will contact study staff to consent patient. b. Stud...

Psychoeduc Interv. Through Meta-universes on Condom`s Use Self - Efficacy and Sexual Behavior in Students of UAChile
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03684668

Oct 4th, 2019 - In Chile, sexually transmitted infections (STI)s, including HIV / AIDS, are the main causes of morbidity in adolescents and young adults. The surveillance bulletin of the Institute of Public Health revealed an increase in cases of gonorrhea, over ...

Trial of an Adapted STD Screening and Risk Reduction Intervention
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02513225

Oct 19th, 2018 - STDs including Neisseria gonorrhea, Chlamydia trachomatis and Trichomonas vaginalis, are an urgent problem in American Indian/Alaska Native (AI/AN) communities due to a constellation of risk and contextual factors affecting tribal populations. Geo...

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News  327 results

New Low-Cost Testing Platform Rapidly Detects Gonorrhea, Antibiotic Resistance
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/951350

May 19th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A new portable, low-cost rapid magnetofluidic platform delivers a polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test for gonorrhea and simultaneously detects ciprofloxacin resistance, researchers say. The platform, called PROMPT, cou...

CDC: STI Rates Rise for Sixth Year in a Row
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/949382

Apr 15th, 2021 - Annual cases of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in the United States jumped for the sixth year in a row in 2019, according to a new CDC report that highlights an increase in congenital syphilis and rising rates of syphilis, chlamydia, and g...

Vaginal Gel Shows Promise in Preventing Common STIs
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/949053

Apr 9th, 2021 - An investigational vaginal gel significantly reduced urogenital chlamydia and gonorrhea in women at high risk for infection, compared with placebo, opening up new possibilities for an on-demand prevention option. Investigators of a randomized tria...

Chlamydia, Gonorrhea Rates Rising Among US Women Ages 25-30
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/936698

Sep 2nd, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Rates of chlamydia and gonorrhea rose from 2010-2017 among women ages 25-30, a new study reveals. Current screening guidelines, which set the cutoff age as 24, "are not sufficient given today's societal norms, where wom...

Fast Five Quiz: Schizophrenia Differential Diagnosis
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/933513_6

Aug 11th, 2020 - Answer 5/5 Which of the following infectious illnesses can cause mental status changes, such as psychosis, and should be ruled out in the differential diagnosis of schizophrenia? Your peers chose: HIV 0% Gonorrhea 0% Chlamydia 0% Cellulitis 0% HIV...

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Patient Education  19 results see all →