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Research & Reviews  1,136 results

ED syphilis and gonorrhea/chlamydia cotesting practices before and after the implementa...
https://doi.org/10.1136/emermed-2020-210331
Emergency Medicine Journal : EMJ; Ford JS, Chechi T et. al.

Sep 23rd, 2021 - The prevalence of syphilis is increasing in many countries, including the USA. The ED is often used by underserved populations, making it an important setting to test and treat patients who are not evaluated in outpatient clinical settings. We aim...

Infection with the US Neisseria meningitidis urethritis clade does not lower future ris...
https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciab824
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Norris Turner A, Carter A et. al.

Sep 21st, 2021 - Cross-protective immunity between Neisseria meninigitidis (Nm) and Neisseria gonorrhoeae (Ng) may inform gonococcal vaccine development. Meningococcal serogroup B (MenB) outer membrane vesicle (OMV) vaccines confer modest protection against gonorr...

Gonococcus infection probably acquired from bathing in a natural thermal pool: a case r...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8445652
Journal of Medical Case Reports; Goodyear-Smith F, Schabetsberger R

Sep 18th, 2021 - Authorities need to recognize that, while rare, gonorrhea can be transmitted nonsexually, and should not be presumed definitive evidence of abuse. We report the unusual case of a girl diagnosed with Neisseria gonorrhoeae after bathing in a heavily...

Overseas Gonorrhea Screening Among Newly Arrived Refugees During 2018.
https://doi.org/10.1007/s10903-021-01270-z 10.1371/journal.pone.0143304 10.4269/ajtmh.2012.11-0527 10.15585/mmwr.rr6404a1 10.15585/mmwr.mm6950a6
Journal of Immigrant and Minority Health; Butler KR, Lee D et. al.

Sep 18th, 2021 - We assessed the overseas gonorrhea results reported in the CDC's Electronic Disease Notification (EDN) system among refugees ≥ 15 years old who arrived in the United States during 2018. Of 18,720 refugees, 57 (0.4%) tested positive. Among those wi...

Editorial on Screening for Chlamydia and Gonorrhea Corrected.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8446890
JAMA

Sep 17th, 2021 - Editorial on Screening for Chlamydia and Gonorrhea Corrected.|2021||

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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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News  318 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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