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Research & Reviews  884 results

Improving Access to and Quality of Sexual and Reproductive Health Services for Adolesce...
https://doi.org/10.1089/jwh.2021.0610
Journal of Women's Health (2002); Brittain AW, Steiner RJ et. al.

Jan 14th, 2022 - Equitable access to high quality adolescent sexual and reproductive health (ASRH) services can help reduce unintended pregnancies, sexually transmitted diseases, and disparities in these outcomes. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CD...

Development and validation of preconception care improvement scale (PCIS) in a resource...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8751307
BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth; Teshome F, Birhanu Z et. al.

Jan 13th, 2022 - Preconception care helps to close the gaps in a continuum of care. It is of paramount importance to reduce maternal and child adverse pregnancy outcomes, increase the utilization of services such as antenatal care, skilled delivery care, and post-...

Costs associated with incorporation of network approaches into STD program activities.
https://doi.org/10.1097/OLQ.0000000000001595
Sexually Transmitted Diseases; Williams AM, Eppink ST et. al.

Jan 11th, 2022 - Network approaches can be used to study sociosexual partnerships and identify individuals at high risk of infection. Little is known about the cost structure of these services and their association with STD diagnoses. We collected costs associated...

Relationship between Perceived Peer and Adolescents' Sexual Behaviors: The Moderating R...
https://doi.org/10.1080/00221325.2021.2023457
The Journal of Genetic Psychology; Hor GL, Tan SA et. al.

Jan 6th, 2022 - In Malaysia, sexual health risks such as unprotected sex, teenage pregnancies, abandoned babies, abortion, and sexually transmitted diseases are on the rise because adolescents are increasingly engaging in such sexual behaviors. The present study ...

Epidemiological impact of the human papillomavirus vaccination program on genital warts...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.vaccine.2021.11.070
Vaccine Fernandes C, Alves J et. al.

Dec 27th, 2021 - The quadrivalent human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine was introduced in the Portuguese National Immunization Program in October 2008, targeting 13-year-old girls. This study aimed at evaluating the impact of HPV vaccination on the epidemiology of ge...

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Guidelines  5 results

Vaginitis in Nonpregnant Patients: ACOG Practice Bulletin Summary, Number 215.
https://doi.org/10.1097/AOG.0000000000003605
Obstetrics and Gynecology;

Dec 20th, 2019 - Vaginitis is defined as inflammation or infection of the vagina and is associated with a spectrum of symptoms, including vulvovaginal itching, burning, irritation, dyspareunia, "fishy" vaginal odor, and abnormal vaginal discharge. Vaginal symptoms...

Sexually transmitted diseases treatment guidelines, 2015.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5885289
MMWR. Recommendations and Reports : Morbidity and Mortali... Workowski KA, Bolan GA et. al.

Jun 5th, 2015 - These guidelines for the treatment of persons who have or are at risk for sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) were updated by CDC after consultation with a group of professionals knowledgeable in the field of STDs who met in Atlanta on April 30-M...

Update to CDC's Sexually transmitted diseases treatment guidelines, 2010: oral cephalos...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22874837
MMWR. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report;

Aug 10th, 2012 - Gonorrhea is a major cause of serious reproductive complications in women and can facilitate human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) transmission. Effective treatment is a cornerstone of U.S. gonorrhea control efforts, but treatment of gonorrhea has be...

Screening for Syphilis Infection in Pregnancy: Clinical Summary
https://allmedx.com/USPSTFPDF/syphpgsum.pdf

Jun 2nd, 2009 - SCREENING FOR SYPHILIS INFECTION IN PREGNANCY CLINICAL SUMMARY OF U.S. PREVENTIVE SERVICES TASK FORCE RECOMMENDATION Population All Pregnant Women Recommendation Screen for syphilis infection. Grade: A Screeni...

Recommendations for partner services programs for HIV infection, syphilis, gonorrhea, a...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/18987617
MMWR. Recommendations and Reports : Morbidity and Mortali...

Nov 7th, 2008 - This report provides updated, integrated recommendations for services provided to partners of persons with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection and three other sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) (i.e., syphilis, gonorrhea, and chlamydial...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  37 results

A Clinical Risk Score for Early Management of TB in Uganda
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05122624

Nov 17th, 2021 - An estimated 1.5 million people die of tuberculosis (TB) every year. Many of these are people who seek care in under-resourced clinics (for example, in rural areas or informal settlements) where same-day TB diagnosis is not available. These patien...

Promoting Comprehensive Cervical Cancer Prevention and Better Women Health in Cameroon
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03757299

Oct 15th, 2021 - In sub-Saharan Africa, cervical cancer is the leading cause of cancer death among women because of the difficulty in implementing screening programs. The main obstacles in these countries are poverty, lack of healthcare infrastructures and trained...

HPV Infection and Genital Microecology of Childbearing-age Female in China: A Cohort and Multicenter Study
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04694495

Aug 3rd, 2021 - The volunteers will be recruited from the women who come to the hospital to do the thinprep cytologic test. After being informed about the potential risks, each volunteer giving written informed consent will be asked to complete a questionnaire. T...

DTG Plus 3TC for Prophylaxis of Mother-to-child Transmission of HIV Infection in Pregnant Women
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04808973

Mar 29th, 2021 - Main endpoints: Primary: -Proportion of women with undetectable HIV-1 plasma viral load at delivery Secondary: Proportion of women switching therapy up to delivery Frequency of adverse events, regardless its relationship to the ARV drugs, for moth...

Effect of a Socio-educational Intervention on Sexual Health in Young University Students
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04429672

Jun 17th, 2020 - The sexual health is considered as a state of physical, mental and social well-being in relation to sexuality that requires a positive and respectful approach to sexuality, as well as the possibility of having pleasant and safe sexual experiences,...

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News  275 results

Just Half of US Adolescents Getting Sufficient Sex Education
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/963225

Nov 19th, 2021 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Across the U.S., only half of teens have received sex education that meets the minimum standard set in current national goals, a new study finds. An analysis of survey data from nearly 8,000 teens reveals that when it c...

Updates to CDC's STI Guidelines Relevant to Midlife Women Too
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/959877

Sep 28th, 2021 - Sexually transmitted infection rates have not increased as dramatically in older women as they have in women in their teens and 20s, but rates of chlamydia and gonorrhea in women over age 35 have seen a steady incline over the past decade, and syp...

COVID-19 Contact Tracing: Act 2
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/957892

Aug 31st, 2021 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. As the pandemic raged last year, Ilish Pérez, a contact tracer and case interviewer for the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health, would ...

Experts See Strides on AIDS, but COVID-19 Halted Progress
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/952894

Jun 10th, 2021 - Some researchers believe COVID-19 has derailed the fight against HIV, siphoning away health workers and other resources and setting back a U.S. campaign to decimate the AIDS epidemic by 2030. Saturday, June 5 marked the 40th anniversary of the fir...

Fauci to Internists: A Lot of 'Oops' in Early Days of Pandemic
https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/covid19/92353

Apr 30th, 2021 - Anthony Fauci, MD, issued a warning for doctors on Thursday. After the year they've endured, they should all be on the lookout for post-traumatic stress disorder in themselves and their colleagues, and should find ways to manage it. "We really hav...

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Patient Education  15 results see all →