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Research & Reviews  2,303 results

The Use of Gentamicin for Treatment of Urogenital and Extragenital Gonorrhea: A Systema...
https://doi.org/10.1177/1060028020927057
The Annals of Pharmacotherapy; Burmeister P, Su S et. al.

May 20th, 2020 - Objective: To evaluate clinical efficacy data for gentamicin in the treatment of gonorrhea. Data Sources: A keyword search of PubMed (1966 to April 2020), EMBASE (1947 to April 2020), and International Pharmaceutical Abstracts (1970 to April 2020)...

Extragenital Gonorrhea and Chlamydia Positivity and the Potential for Missed Extragenit...
https://doi.org/10.1097/OLQ.0000000000001170
Sexually Transmitted Diseases; Abara WE, Llata EL et. al.

May 15th, 2020 - Extragenital gonorrhea (GC) and chlamydia (CT) are usually asymptomatic and only detected through screening. Ceftriaxone plus azithromycin is the recommended GC treatment; monotherapy (azithromycin or doxycycline) is recommended for CT. In urethra...

Evaluation of the Performance of a Point-of-Care Test for Chlamydia and Gonorrhea.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7225902
JAMA Network Open; Van Der Pol B, Taylor SN et. al.

May 14th, 2020 - Rates of chlamydial and gonococcal infection continue to increase in the United States, as do the associated costs of untreated infections. Improved diagnostic technologies that support testing and treating in 1 clinical visit are critical to adva...

Trichomoniasis in a tertiary hospital of Madrid, Spain (2013-2017): prevalence and preg...
https://doi.org/10.1007/s00436-020-06688-2
Parasitology Research; Bolumburu C, Zamora V et. al.

May 13th, 2020 - Trichomoniasis is the most prevalent curable sexually transmitted infection (STI) worldwide and a risk factor for the acquisition of other STIs and adverse pregnancy outcomes. The objectives of this study were to determine the prevalence of T. vag...

Sexually Transmitted and Blood-Borne Infections in Pregnant Women and Adverse Pregnancy...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jogc.2020.01.023
Journal of ObstEtrics and Gynaecology Canada : JOGC = Journal D'obstEtrique Et Gynecologie Du Canada : JOGC; D'Aiuto C, Valderrama A et. al.

May 13th, 2020 - To analyze risk factors for the presence of sexually transmitted and blood-borne infections (STBBIs) in pregnancy and to determine whether pregnant women with STBBIs are more likely to experience adverse pregnancy outcomes. This retrospective coho...

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Guidelines  33 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  277 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  3,003 results

Cefixime - cefixime capsule-REMEDYREPACK INC.
https://dailymed.nlm.nih.gov/dailymed/drugInfo.cfm?setid=d6718f02-8eea-4c2f-9aa2-65121d9a6e4c

May 25th, 2020 - Cefixime is a cephalosporin antibacterial drug indicated in the treatment of adults and pediatric six months and older with the following infections: Uncomplicated Urinary Tract Infections ( 1.1) Pharyngitis and Tonsillitis ( 1.3) Acute Exacerbati...

The Use of Gentamicin for Treatment of Urogenital and Extragenital Gonorrhea: A Systema...
https://doi.org/10.1177/1060028020927057
The Annals of Pharmacotherapy; Burmeister P, Su S et. al.

May 20th, 2020 - Objective: To evaluate clinical efficacy data for gentamicin in the treatment of gonorrhea. Data Sources: A keyword search of PubMed (1966 to April 2020), EMBASE (1947 to April 2020), and International Pharmaceutical Abstracts (1970 to April 2020)...

POC Test for Chlamydia, Gonorrhea as Good as Lab-based Assays
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/930768

May 19th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A new 30-minute point-of-care (POC) test using self-collected vaginal swabs works as well as lab-based molecular diagnostic tests for detecting chlamydia and gonorrhea, new findings show. The test has the potential to i...

Extragenital Gonorrhea and Chlamydia Positivity and the Potential for Missed Extragenit...
https://doi.org/10.1097/OLQ.0000000000001170
Sexually Transmitted Diseases; Abara WE, Llata EL et. al.

May 15th, 2020 - Extragenital gonorrhea (GC) and chlamydia (CT) are usually asymptomatic and only detected through screening. Ceftriaxone plus azithromycin is the recommended GC treatment; monotherapy (azithromycin or doxycycline) is recommended for CT. In urethra...

Evaluation of the Performance of a Point-of-Care Test for Chlamydia and Gonorrhea.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7225902
JAMA Network Open; Van Der Pol B, Taylor SN et. al.

May 14th, 2020 - Rates of chlamydial and gonococcal infection continue to increase in the United States, as do the associated costs of untreated infections. Improved diagnostic technologies that support testing and treating in 1 clinical visit are critical to adva...

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News  557 results

POC Test for Chlamydia, Gonorrhea as Good as Lab-based Assays
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/930768

May 19th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - A new 30-minute point-of-care (POC) test using self-collected vaginal swabs works as well as lab-based molecular diagnostic tests for detecting chlamydia and gonorrhea, new findings show. The test has the potential to i...

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.

GlaxoSmithKline Starts Late-Stage Trials for Experimental Antibiotic
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/920463

Oct 29th, 2019 - By Reuters Staff (Reuters) - GlaxoSmithKline Plc said on Monday it has begun two late-stage studies testing its experimental antibiotic in patients with uncomplicated urinary tract infections or gonorrhea. The antibiotic, gepotidacin, is the first...

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Patient Education  29 results see all →