1 edition of Introduction to sexually transmitted diseases found in the catalog.
Introduction to sexually transmitted diseases
by U.S. Dept. of Health and Human Services, Public Health Service, [For sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. G.P.O. in [Washington, D.C.?]
Written in English
|Statement||[prepared by the Office of Communications, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health].|
|Series||NIH publication -- no. 87-909 A.|
|Contributions||National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (U.S.). Office of Communications.|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 folded sheet (5 p.) ;|
Apr 16, · Five diseases were traditionally known as venereal diseases: gonorrhea, syphilis, and the less common granuloma inguinale, lymphogranuloma venereum, and chancroid. In the s up to 20 other diseases were recognized as being transmitted by sexual contact, and the term "sexually transmitted disease" came into use. The Nationally Notifiable Diseases Surveillance system is a national passive surveillance system comprising 52 infectious diseases designated as reportable to CDC. Based on the reported nationally notifiable diseases for , sexually transmitted diseases (STD's) predominated and were reported among all age groups.
Introduction. Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) have been described as “hidden epidemics,” comprising 5 of the top 10 most frequently reported diseases in the United States. An estimated 12 million new cases of STDs occur each year in the U.S., which has . Sexually transmitted infections (STIs), also referred to as sexually transmitted diseases, remain a growing worldwide problem and public health issue.
Introduction and Overview; Part 1 History, Socioeconomic Impact, and Epidemiology of Sexually Transmitted Infections; 1 Historical Perspectives on Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Challenges for Prevention and Control; 2 An Economic Perspective on Sexually Transmitted Infections Including HIV in Developing Countries. Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Your Questions Answered (Q&A Health Guides) [Paul Quinn] on esteindesign.xyz *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This valuable book provides a delicate introduction to the topic of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs)Author: Paul Quinn.
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Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) refer to a set of clinical infections in which a mode of transmission is through sexual contact, and in which at least one sexual partner is infected. Many of these infections spread predominantly through sexual intercourse, but in some others, sexual contact may play a less predominant or uncertain role.
The committee considers STDs to be "epidemic" (i.e., the occurrence of disease in excess of that normally expected) in the United States for the following reasons. While some STDs seemed to be declining in the last several years (e.g., gonorrhea), other STDs are increasing (e.g., genital herpes.
Jun 04, · Introduction. The term sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) refers to a variety of clinical syndromes and infections caused by pathogens that can be acquired and transmitted through sexual activity. Physicians and other health-care providers play a critical role in preventing and treating STDs.
Introduction. The term sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) refers to a variety of clinical syndromes and infections caused by. pathogens that can be acquired and transmitted through sexual activity.
Physicians and other health-care providers play a critical role in preventing and treating STDs. These guidelines. Get this from a library. An Introduction to sexually transmitted diseases.
[National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (U.S.). Office of Communications.;]. INTRODUCTION. Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) remain a major public health challenge in the United States, affecting more than 19 million men and women annually, Introduction to sexually transmitted diseases book half of whom are young people aged 15–24 years.
In addition to the physical and psychologic consequences of STDs, these diseases exact a tremendous economic toll. Sexually Transmitted Diseases. Introduction. Sexually transmitted disease (STD) causes various health issues in the human body. Moreover, an STD may not have symptoms at the initial stage.
As a result, STD patients may unknowingly infect their partners during sexual intercourse process. The STDs are easily spread through vaginal, oral, or anal sex. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study.
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The last decade has seen a huge amount of change in the area of sexually transmitted infection control and prevention, including the development of high-profile vaccines for preventing the spread of cervical cancer-causing human papillomavirus (HPV), novel control methods for HIV and AIDS, and even the discussion of more widespread use of controversial abstinence-only sex education programs.
Sexually Transmitted Diseases: A Practical Guide for Primary Care covers the diagnosis and treatment of STDs and other information critical to patient care in the new millennium. This collaboration provides the clinician with the ability to identify and manage Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs), as well as obtain information about.
Apr 10, · A Few Sexually Transmitted Diseases (and the Bugs That Cause Them) Most sexually transmitted diseases are caused by viruses or bacteria.
Some STDs are caused by other types of living organisms, such as protozoa or very tiny animals. We’ll review the different types of sexually transmitted pathogens and the infections they can cause below.
Fully revised and updated to reflect the changes of the past ten years, Sexually Transmitted Diseases: Vaccines, Control and Prevention 2nd Edition brings researchers, clinical investigators, clinicians, and students the most up-to-date research, findings and thought on sexual infection prevention, control and therapy available and serves as an.
Abstract. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are a group of contagious diseases most commonly transmitted “from person to person by close, intimate contact.”Cited by: 1. Sexually Transmitted Diseases Your Questions Answered (Book): Quinn, Paul: This valuable book provides a delicate introduction to the topic of sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), especially as they relate to teens and young adults.
Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are on the rise globally, despite advances in science, technology, and the pharmaceutical industry.
Individuals may not. Sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) are infections that are passed from one person to another through sexual contact. The causes of STDs are bacteria, parasites, and viruses. Seldom does a book deliver what it promises; however, in this instance, it has and I feel it will become a standard for years."--Doody's Review Service From the author's world renowned collection of clinical photographs comes this unprecedented collage of full color views of common and uncommon sexually transmitted diseases.
A major risk factor for HIV/AIDS among injection drug users is crack use; one study found that crack abusers reported more sexual partners in the last 12 months, more sexually transmitted diseases (STDs) in their lifetimes, and greater frequency of paying for sex, exchanging sex for drugs, and having sex with injection drug users (Word and.
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The basic aim of the book is to familiarize medical students (and general practitioners) with manifestations of the common skin conditions they are likely. Sexually transmitted infections (STIs), also referred to as sexually transmitted diseases (STDs), are infections that are commonly spread by sexual activity, especially vaginal intercourse, anal sex and oral sex.
Many times STIs initially do not cause symptoms. This results in a Complications: Infertility.Aug 09, · Diseases and Disorders - Sexually Transmitted Diseases 1st Edition Read & Download - By Tassia Kdesnikow Diseases and Disorders - Sexually Transmitted Diseases Sexually transmitted diseases pose one of the greatest threats to human health worldwide, in part - .No question about it -- this book is the ultimate resource for information about sexually transmitted diseases.
-- Doody's Review Service" With a level of detail and scientific rigor that no other text can match, Sexually Transmitted Diseases takes you through all aspects of STDs, from epidemiology to diagnosis and public health measures.