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Research & Reviews  3,029 results

Prevalence of syphilis infection and associated sociodemographic factors among antenata...
International Journal of STD & AIDS; Biswas S, Ghosh P et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2021 - Despite relatively simple prevention and treatment, syphilis remains a major social and public health concern worldwide, particularly in developing nations. To estimate the prevalence and to determine the sociodemographic factors associated with s...

HIV and STI prevalence and testing history among men who have sex with men in Hanoi, Vi...
International Journal of STD & AIDS; Chen JS, Levintow SN et. al.

Dec 3rd, 2021 - HIV and other sexually transmitted infections (STIs) have disproportionately affected communities of men who have sex with men (MSM). We describe HIV and STI prevalence and testing patterns among urban Vietnamese MSM. We conducted a cross-sectiona...

Association of Maternal Sexually Transmitted Infections With Risk of Preterm Birth in t...
JAMA Network Open; Gao R, Liu B et. al.

Nov 30th, 2021 - Maternal infection has been implicated in the pathogenesis of preterm birth through intrauterine inflammatory response. Chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis are among the most common sexually transmitted infections worldwide, but studies on their as...

Moving the needle on racial disparity: COVID-19 vaccine trust and hesitancy.
Vaccine Lin C, Tu P et. al.

Nov 30th, 2021 - Health equity has grown in prominence during the pandemic. Racial disparities in COVID-19 infections and vaccine hesitancy (differences up to 26%) have generated concerns, research, and interventions with less-than-satisfactory results. Two longit...

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Guidelines  9 results

Screening for Syphilis Infection in Pregnant Women: US Preventive Services Task Force R...
JAMA , Curry SJ et. al.

Sep 8th, 2018 - Untreated syphilis infection in pregnant women can be transmitted to the fetus (congenital syphilis) at any time during pregnancy or at birth. Congenital syphilis is associated with stillbirth, neonatal death, and significant morbidity in infants ...

Screening for Syphilis Infection in Nonpregnant Adults and Adolescents: Clinical Summary

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...

Behavioral Counseling Interventions to Prevent Sexually Transmitted Infections: Clinical Summary of USPSTF Recommendations


Screening for nonviral sexually transmitted infections in adolescents and young adults.
Pediatrics ,

Jul 2nd, 2014 - Prevalence rates of many sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are highest among adolescents. If nonviral STIs are detected early, they can be treated, transmission to others can be eliminated, and sequelae can be averted. The US Preventive Servi...

Screening for Hepatitis B Virus (HBV) Infection in Pregnancy: Clinical Summary

Jun 8th, 2009 - SCREENING FOR HEPATITIS B VIRUS (HBV) INFECTION IN PREGNANCY CLINICAL SUMMARY OF U.S. PREVENTIVE TASK FORCE RECOMMENDATION Population All Pregnant Women Recommendation Screen at the first prenatal visit Grade: A ...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  55 results

A Pilot Study Evaluating Penicillin G and Ceftriaxone as Therapies for Presumed Neurosyphilis in HIV Seropositive Individuals

Oct 27th, 2021 - Studies suggest that syphilis treatment failures may be more common in HIV infected patients than in patients without HIV infection and that treatment failures occur due to and/or are displayed as central nervous system (CNS) involvement. Very lit...

Pelvic Organs Prolapse Treatment Using Neodymium Laser

Oct 21st, 2021 - The principle of participant distribution into groups is the type of surgical intervention and preoperative preparation. Total up to 135 participants with pelvic organs prolapse I-II degree of severity, or any other pathology of pelvic organs, whi...

A Promotion and Implementation Project of HIV Pre-Exposure Prophylaxis Among High Risk Population

Oct 4th, 2021 - The China National Medical Products Administration (NMPA) recently approved TDF/FTC (Truvada) for PrEP making it the first HIV prevention medicine available in China. While this is a significant step in addressing the country's rising rates of new...

Expedited Partner Therapy and the HIV Prevention Cascade

Sep 29th, 2021 - Background and Objectives. Expedited Partner Therapy (EPT) provides a framework to integrate STI control with HIV prevention through the sexual networks of men who have sex with men (MSM). Partner notification, testing, and treatment are the criti...

Congenital Syphilis Prospective Cohort With Retrospective Evaluation

Aug 27th, 2021 - Syphilis is an infectious disease caused by Treponema pallidum. In children, there are two different forms of this disease; acquired syphilis and congenital syphilis, which results from transplacental transmission of spirochetes. The worldwide inc...

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News  390 results

From Cows to COVID: The Spooky Origins of Vaccines

Nov 12th, 2021 - Editor's note: Find the latest COVID-19 news and guidance in Medscape's Coronavirus Resource Center. Back in the 18th century, it was a wonder how anyone ever survived a trip to the doctor. Many didn't. England's drug stores were stocked with bull...

Babies are dying of syphilis. It’s 100% preventable.
MDedge Family Medicine; Caroline Chen, Pro Publica

Nov 3rd, 2021 - This story was originally published on ProPublica and was co-published with NPR. When Mai Yang is looking for a patient, she travels light.

CDC Speaks on Natural Immunity; SCOTUS Probes Texas Abortion Law; Kid Vax Rollout?

Nov 2nd, 2021 - Note that some links may require registration or subscription. The CDC found that vaccination "typically leads to a more consistent and higher-titer initial antibody response," though both infection-induced and vaccine immunity protect against COV...

Babies Are Dying of Syphilis. It's 100% Preventable.

Nov 1st, 2021 - ProPublica is a nonprofit newsroom that investigates abuses of power. Sign up to receive our biggest stories as soon as they're published. This story was co-published with NPR. When Mai Yang is looking for a patient, she travels light. She dresses...

Limited or No Access to Essential Diagnostic Tools for Many in Middle- and Low-Income Countries

Oct 13th, 2021 - (Reuters Health) - Two new reports highlight the lack of essential diagnostic tools in middle- and low- income countries and suggest that closing the diagnostics gap could save millions of lives annually. In one study, a panel of experts forming T...

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